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Why Virtual Reality May Sell Your Home For You

Virtual reality may just be the competitive edge your home needs in a crowded marketplace
Posted by Brianna Corey on March 15, 2017 in  Buying a Home  Selling Your Home  Smart Home Technology
Why Virtual Reality May Sell Your Home For You Virtual reality may just be the competitive edge your home needs in a crowded marketplace. VICTORIA KEICHINGER In a competitive real estate market, every edge counts. And the reality is, sometimes standard photos just aren’t enough. That’s why Coldwell Banker is at the vanguard of a movement towards virtual reality, a cutting edge technology that can transport the viewer to a different environment. In other words, you could virtually visit... read more
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Is a Tiny Home Right for You?

Here are four tips for realizing your pint-size dream home without risking a nightmare.
Posted by Brianna Corey on February 28, 2017 in  Buying a Home  Living in the Northwest
Is a Tiny Home Right for You? Tiny homes have a quirky appeal that’s growing in popularity. Here are four tips for realizing your pint-size dream home without risking a nightmare. LINDSAY LISTANSKI By Jordan Rosenfeld Popularized by reality television shows like Tiny House Nation, tiny homes—residences of 200 to 500 square feet—are gaining momentum. While it may seem impossible to imagine squeezing your life into such a miniscule space, tiny home aficionados have shown that it can be done... read more
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5 Top Home Improvements that Pay Back When You Want to Sell

Five top home improvements with the highest return on investment
Posted by Brianna Corey on February 22, 2017 in  Buying a Home  Selling Your Home
5 Top Home Improvements that Pay Back When You Want to Sell When renovating, it’s important to consider resale value. Here are five top home improvements with the highest return on investment according to Renovation Magazine, and where in the country to implement them for the biggest resale boost. MELINA GILLIES Whether you’re renovating to sell, or plan on enjoying the results for years to come, you may want to consider which upgrades will give you the greatest return in terms of resale value &mdash... read more
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Ideas to Make Your Home Feel More Spacious

Space-saving furniture and visual tricks can open up and add function to your compact home
Posted by Brianna Corey on February 19, 2017 in  Buying a Home  Home Decor  Selling Your Home
Ideas to Make Your Home Feel More Spacious Space-saving furniture and visual tricks can open up and add function to your compact home. VICTORIA KEICHINGER Rebekah Carey, Houzz Contributor While there’s no escaping the reality that a small space tends to be, well, small, it is possible to make your small space feel as big as it possibly can. Here are a few tips to visually elongate your home and make it brighter and more open, along with furniture suggestions that up your storage capacity so your petite ... read more
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Genius Tricks That Make Your Home Look Bigger

Try these lesser-known designer ideas to leave your space feeling wide open
Posted by Brianna Corey on January 28, 2017 in  Buying a Home  Home Decor
Genius Tricks That Make Your Home Look Bigger While the go-to trick might be to cover your walls with mirrors, try these lesser-known designer ideas to leave your space feeling wide open. LINDSAY LISTANSKI By Sarah Fogle Perhaps your minimal lifestyle has led you to a small living space, or you’re on a tight, I-can-only-afford-a-studio budget. Maybe you just have that one cramped room you don’t know what to do with. In any case, there are a multitude of ways to create the illusion of spaci... read more
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