2023's design trends (thus far): Confident, eclectic and ‘hipstoric’
As summer turns to fall, Inman checked in with Maverick Design’s Trend Report to see the latest in home interiors. From statement stones to daring details, bold looks are drawing attention in 2023
by Christy Murdock Sep 1
Virtual Staging AI ensures you'll never market an empty room again: Tech Review
The idea here isn’t new, as Roomy, BoxBrownie and a number of others have worked in this space for years. But Virtual Staging AI (VSAI) combines purpose-driven usability without any upsell
by Craig C. Rowe May 19
Pam Liebman: Corcoran's 50th year, taking the high road and more
In advance of the brokerage's 2nd annual BeCorcoran event, the CEO spoke with Inman about Corcoran's past, present and future and how the brokerage is meeting a shifting market head-on
by Lillian Dickerson Apr 25
Need a way to differentiate your service? Design
Whether you have design skills or work with a trusted colleague, decor and renovation services are an exceptionally effective value-added service
by Craig Spano Apr 21
Home staging dips in popularity as fewer agents make the effort: NAR
The National Association of Realtors' 2023 Profile of Home Staging reveals a quarter of all staging efforts yield additional profits of up to $18,935 for a median-priced home
by Marian McPherson Apr 3
A new faucet? Hand sanitizer? The unlikely marketing spends that have a big payoff
Marketing doesn't just come from online platforms and social media. Some of the most important things you need can be found nearby
by Teresa Boardman Mar 14
10 color and design trends to sprout spring inspiration
Don’t be afraid to be bold and daring with your design. As we venture into better, brighter times many will want their home to be a direct reflection of that
by Antoinette Fargo Jan 30
New year, new listing: 10 ways to update that won’t break the bank
Whether it’s a brand-new listing or last year’s listing that’s still languishing on the market, these updates will make it look like new
by Antoinette Fargo Jan 19
Top 10 never-fail home staging tips for agents
When done right, staging evokes a stronger emotional tie for buyers, which translates to a greater commitment to the home
by Misty Soldwisch Jan 6
6 DIY home staging tips every real estate agent should know
Want to make sure your latest listing looks its best? Darryl Davis offers simple staging strategies to enhance every inch of that space
by Darryl Davis Dec 1
4 ways to 'set the stage' when preparing your listings this holiday season
Take advantage of the warmth associated with holiday memories when marketing your listings this year. Designer Antoinette Fargo offers tips for tablescapes and holiday decor that will win over homebuyers
by Antoinette Fargo Nov 10
7 front porch decorating tips you autumn know
Enhancing the curb appeal of a home and refreshing its look doesn’t take a total design overhaul. Designer Antoinette Fargo offers autumn-inspired entry ideas that are perfect for the season
by Antoinette Fargo Oct 5
How trendy is 'too trendy'? Making the latest design work in your space
How do you freshen up a space without going too far? How do you neutralize a space that's gone too far with the latest design trend?
by Antoinette Fargo Sep 7
Want an unforgettable listing? Try these 7 open house secrets
An open house is the perfect opportunity to make a last impact on clients and potential clients to grow your business
by Troy Palmquist Aug 2