Home & Design

Design trends and staging tips to help you get homes sold faster and for more money

10 Outdoor Living Trends, According to Google

From warmer color schemes to backyard entertainment, these trends and more came out on top in online searches for outdoor space ideas.

Fix These Problems Before Taking Listing Photos

Tall vases, small rugs, and mismatched lightbulbs should be removed before a photo shoot, say real estate photographers.

Backyard Envy: Spotlight the Outdoors in Your Listings

Homeowners are showing a desire for more greenery, BBQ areas, and lounge seating to spruce up these spaces.

4 Easy Ways to Light Up Your Listings

Home stagers show how lighting can improve a home’s presentation for showings and online photos.

Design Trends

Different types of lightbulbs

Getting the Right Light

Energy-saving technology has made choosing bulbs much more complicated. Here’s how to make the smartest and most flattering choices for a home.

Staging Strategies

Residential Styles & Structural Elements


Born out of the fundamental need for shelter, National-style homes, whose roots are set in Native American and pre-railroad dwellings, remain...