Real Estate Magic: Harness the Power of Twilight

Show off contrasting hues, warm interiors and brilliant sunsets with twilight photography and showings Magic. It’s a remarkable occurrence that can provoke a sense of wonder, enchantment, and awe. When we’re young, we experience magic in fairy tales and wild imaginations, eventually growing to see magic in new ways like a natural phenomenon (think 2017’s […]

How New York City’s First Elevator Revolutionized Real Estate

By Jennifer Hunter | Source: Apartment Therapy Not far from the Apartment Therapy offices in New York City is the five-story E.V. Haughwout building. It wouldn’t be difficult to walk to the top floor, but in 1857, you wouldn’t have had to because this is the site of the very first commercial elevator in New York […]

Better home batteries are changing the sustainable energy game

Photo Via Tesla As battery costs drop, sustainable residential and commercial power becomes a much better deal By Patrick Sisson | Source: Curbed As the cost of solar and wind power continues to drop, sustainable energy is in the middle of a growth spurt. And one of the technologies that may fuel the next phase of sustainable power for homes, […]

6 Ways Home Buyers Mess Up Getting a Mortgage

By Daniel Bortz | Source: realtor.com Getting a mortgage is, by general consensus, the most treacherous part of buying a home. In a recent survey, 42% of home buyers said they found the mortgage experience “stressful,” and 32% found it “complicated.” Even lenders agree that it’s often a struggle. “A lot can go wrong,” says Staci Titsworth, regional manager at PNC […]

Why 2018 is the best year ever for a low down payment mortgage

First-time buyers must act now before conditions change By Steve Cook | Source: Inman This year may just be the best in history for first-time homebuyers to use a low down payment mortgage to leap from renting to owning. Either because they don’t know about low down payments or don’t understand them, thousands of prospective buyers are struggling to […]

How to engage consumers with a real estate Facebook group

Get more leads and referrals than you know what to do with By Will Friedner | Source: Inman News With the current news of Facebook news feed changes, now is the time to focus on building your own real estate Facebook group. Three years ago, I started my first Facebook group for real estate in my area. I […]

How Virtuance Fuels Your Growth

Create a consistent, stand out real estate brand with industry-leading visual marketing solutions At Virtuance, our goal is to improve the quality of your brand and to help you gain more leads. Our services help win you more listings and sell your listings faster/closer to asking price. Virtuance’s results-driven photography increases traffic and click-throughs on listings while securing more […]

Vote for Virtuance’s Photo of the Year

Throughout 2017, our photographers shot more than 1 MILLION images of amazing properties! Our entire team voted on the “photo of the month” for each month of the year. Now it’s your turn to help us choose from these 12 photos of the month to identify the best photo of the year! One lucky person […]

Pros and Cons of Selling a House During Each Season

Photos Powered by Virtuance It’s tricky to decide which time of year is best to list a house. While the spring and the summer are peak seasons for both buyers and sellers, there are benefits to listing a home in the off-season instead. Fortunately for sellers and agents alike, there are always eager buyers available […]