Tag Archives: design

Design Killer Real Estate Graphics with Canva

Flyers, presentations, Facebook covers, blog graphics, business cards, posters, invitations… they all require some level of design skill. While expensive design software packages have gotten cheaper, they haven’t come with the ability to design great looking material. Canva is a free online tool designed to help you quickly create gorgeous graphics for a wide range of [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Emerging Trends for 2018

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. The 10 Top Emerging Trends that Will Shape Real Estate in 2018 (15 minute read) Why it matters: Set [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Kitchen Upgrades, New Construction, & Holiday Marketing

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 Signs You Need to Upgrade Your Kitchen (6 minute read) Why it matters: The kitchen is perhaps the [...]

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Are You an IKEA Hacker?

We’re all familiar with the myriad of inexpensive home furnishing products IKEA has to offer. From tiny accessories to entire kitchens, the company provides a massive array of Swedish named products to fit almost every conceivable purpose. For some, though, IKEA’s products are building blocks for bigger ideas. In fact, there’s an entire community organized [...]

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Add Photographic Flair for Free with Unsplash

We’re always on the lookout for new sources of free photos you can use in newsletters, blog posts, and presentations, so we’re happy to introduce you to Unsplash, a service which offers fantastic, crowd-sourced photos you can download and use in your own projects. Best of all, Unsplash’s photos don’t look like stock photos. While their [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Leaving an Office, Neighborhood Safety, & Reclaimed Design

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. What To Do When An Agent Leaves Your Real Estate Brokerage (8 minute read) Why it matters: This piece [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Reclaiming Spaces with Design

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. 8 Beautiful Home Projects Using Reclaimed Wood (6 minute read) Why it matters: Reclaimed wood isn’t just for floors [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Floors, Outsourcing, & Migration Trends

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. These Stylish Floors Will Make You Rethink Your Renovation Plans (5 minute read) Why it matters: Give your clients [...]

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5 Flooring Choices Make a Home Seem Larger

Here are a five subtle tips for your sellers that will help stretch smaller spaces. 1. Use lighter colors. Lighter makes the space look larger. The same goes for walls. 2. Use wider planks. Wider makes the space look larger. The same goes for tile; larger tiles make the space look larger. (Conversely, parquet hardwood makes the [...]

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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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