Tag Archives: curb appeal

Fire Safety, Vertical Gardens, & Protecting Curb Appeal

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. Don’t Leave Fire Safety to Chance: Steps to Protect Your Property (7 minute read) Why it matters: As fires [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Flipping, Uncluttering, & Downsizing

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. 5 Home Staging Tips From an Expert Flipper (5 minute read) Why it matters: ”New” isn’t necessarily enough to [...]

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Gardening 101: The Field Guide for Houseplants

“The secret to keeping a houseplant alive is to replicate its natural growing zone by giving it the amount of humidity, light, and water it prefers,” writes Gardenista in this comprehensive guide for nurturing houseplants. In addition to a visual aid for identifying and caring for over 20 different houseplants, this guide includes inspiring design articles [...]

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Up Your Personal Curb Appeal with Stitchfix

We talk a lot about curb appeal as it’s crucial to presenting a home in its best light. Whether it’s a repainted front door, a perfectly landscaped lawn, or a brand new yard sign, tuning up the aesthetics makes a big difference. So what about your own curb appeal? Have you taken a look at [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Cash Competition, Web Appeal, & Email Savvy

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. Can’t Buy a House With Cash? You Can Still Land the Home (5 minute read) Why it matters: Cash [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: Wanting to See

“A stretch of sky, a garden wall overhung by green branches, a strong horse, a handsome dog, a group of children, a beautiful face — why should we be willing to be robbed of all this? Whoever has acquired the knack can in the space of a block see precious things without losing a minute’s [...]

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Meet the New Organized Home

From the producers of Gardenista and Remodelista comes a brand new website designed to inspire and teach you how to organize your home in innovative ways. It’s called “Organized Home.” More space is the last thing the poorly organized homeowner needs. Instead, they should learn how to cleverly utilize the space they have in order to maximize their comfort [...]

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Meet the “California Room”

Some summer hours are too beautiful to be ignored. Whether those dewy dawns before the sun is at full strength, or the long evening hours when the heat bleeds off the day, there are times when being outdoors is a tremendous pleasure. But this doesn’t mean you always want to spread out a blanket or [...]

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Great Read Roundup: HUD, Credits, & Cleaning House

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. Educating Clients on HUD (6 minute read) Why it matters: Do you know the ins and outs of helping [...]

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Tips for Cleaning Listings the Right Way

Prepping a home for sale means making it shine. If you have sellers who are convinced a DIY-cleaning weekend beats a professional cleaning service, share some of these tips for doing the job the right way and keeping it tidy. In “You’re Cleaning Your House Wrong! Here’s Why” by Jamie Wiebe for Realtor.com, there are [...]

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