20 Ways to declutter your kitchen in 20 minutes

Source: Taryn Williford | Apartment Therapy There’s no kitchen in the world that’s big enough. No matter how many cabinets you have, or whether your countertop is better measured in inches or acres, I guarantee that if you’ve been living in your space for a while, your kitchen storage is full. Maybe it has something to […]

The Importance of Staging for Home Sellers

(and how to do it) Selling a home can be a challenge, especially in a competitive market. To make a home look attractive to buyers through photography and in person, most sellers stage their property. Knowing what staging is, how staging can help you sell and what you can do to stage your property can […]

Pros and Cons of Selling a House During Each Season

It’s tricky to decide which time of year is best to list a house Updated: 9/17/19 Photos Powered by Virtuance 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 […]

House Tour: Enchanted Stone Cottage

A home you might see in a storybook This stone cottage is located on over 35 acres of woods featuring whimsically shaped trees and soft mossy walkways. Take a tour of this storybook home in Helotes, TX:

What is your home design style (based on your horoscope)?

Source: Culture Astrology | Images: Virtuance Here’s how you should be decorating your home, according to your zodiac sign   Aries – Minimalistic and Bright As the most optimistic sign of the zodiac, the perfect colors for your interior are bright shades like red, warm orange, or hot pink. These vibrant tones are perfect for your […]

17 Ways to Get Free Advertising for Your Business

Source: Hubspot | by Caroline Forsey When you work at a small business with a limited budget, it’s not really possible to shell out $340,000 for a 30-second TV commercial, or $10,000 for an email marketing campaign. It can be frustrating when your budget dictates how many people your business can reach. Surprisingly, there are a lot of free ways […]

3 Tips to Sell Your Listing Faster

last updated 08-08-19 To be a successful agent, you have two main goals: sell your listings fast and for as close to asking price as possible. There’s no magic potion or difficult 20-step program to selling a house fast. Here are a few real estate listing tips to help watch your listings and real estate […]

Curious Questions You Might Not Realize Sound Rude (And How to Rephrase Them)

Source: Apartment Therapy You’re naturally curious about a friend’s home, or their relationship, or their partner’s line of work, but your sincere questions could be coming off as rude if you don’t know the right way to phrase them. By switching some words around, you can ask questions that will inspire excited, vibrant answers and […]

9 Tips For Using Instagram Stories To Sell Your Listing

This highly engaging Instagram feature may be the key to building your real estate empire  What are Instagram Stories?  Instagram, the image sharing social platform with over 200 million active users, created their Stories feature a few years ago. The premise was to have a tool within the app that is similar enough to Snapchat. […]

54 Things Absolutely Nobody Should be Storing, Anywhere

By Shifrah Combiths | Apartment Therapy Have you ever had guests over and then for some reason needed to move a piece of furniture, like the ottoman or an armchair? You hope nobody notices the crumbs and missing LEGO bricks, but still blow your own cover by apologizing for the mess. It’s the housekeeping equivalent […]