The 5 Biggest Yard and Patio Staging Mistakes

The 5 Biggest Yard and Patio Staging Mistakes

By Amalie Drury, guest contributor Photo credit: Crate and Barrel A great outdoor space is at the top of many home buyers’ checklists. So even if your listing doesn’t include a large lawn or an over-the-top patio, it’s important to show buyers that the home still...
Insider Tips on Staging a Living Room

Insider Tips on Staging a Living Room

By Julea Joseph, guest contributor Make sure you show off the living room in your listings. Here are some simple lessons in staging your living room to give a great impression. Choose an on trend color palette that will appeal to buyers and showcase your home’s...
Make That Home Greener: Energy-Efficient Mortgages

Make That Home Greener: Energy-Efficient Mortgages

By Michele DiGirolamo, Guest Contributor from MoneyGeek.com  If you’re in the market for a new home, there’s a way to save the environment and some cash at the same time: Consider a “green” mortgage. An energy-efficient mortgage (EEM), the umbrella term for these...
The Wood Paneling Trend Is Back With a Twist

The Wood Paneling Trend Is Back With a Twist

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Wood paneling is back, but we’re not talking about he 1960s version that you may still be peeling down from some of your listings. Instead, today’s wood paneling trend is being used as an accent wall, instead of a...
Showcase Stylish Storage Solutions

Showcase Stylish Storage Solutions

Steven Diadoo – reporting LIVE from Albino Squirrel Pond, Lakeville, MN Gorgeous day in Minnesota! A couple of weeks ago, I posted a photo of my garage. I was asking for help from friends since I need to come up with storage ideas for my garage shelves. My...