Bringing home a puppy is exciting because he becomes a new member of the family. But, raising one is hard work, so the whole family needs to pitch in and do their part. The new puppy needs to be fed, walked, bathed and more. You’ll need to make sure each family member knows his or her job to help out. Plus, you’ll want to follow a few more tips to keep your puppy...

Choosing the right house for you and your family can be a very daunting process. One thing to note, however, is that the type, style and square footage of your abode are all secondary to location. Location is the one property feature that homeowners can never alter. You can redecorate, upgrade, and add on to homes, but their locations will always remain fixed. As...

Looking to redo your bathroom? Adding a tropical twist is all the rage these days. From lush houseplants to rich hues, now you can have a mini vacation every time you use the toilet. Here are a few tips to boost your island vibes. Lush plant life. The number one tip for a tropical vibe in your bathroom is to add indoor plants. Whether you train a creeping vine to...

For New York City fans, living in a brownstone often tops the real estate dream list. If you've got some serious cash to drop on a rental, then this newly listed Gramercy Park spot is sure to brighten your day. With four bedrooms and three bathrooms, this pre-war building has been gorgeously restored with all the flourishes and finishing touches you can imagine. Clean...

By Nathan Garrett It is reported that every day there are two million new articles posted online. That's almost 1,400 new posts every single minute. As it turns out, most of these post are coming from large, nationally syndicated websites that can push out anywhere from 500 to 1,000 posts alone. With this much competition, it seems impossible to stand out from the...

There is a house in Mexico they call the Rising Sun. That's how the song goes when you're looking at the Casa Salida Del Sol, a stunning Hacienda in Los Cabos, Mexico, now for sale. With five bedrooms, seven bathrooms and a 180 degree view of the Sea of Cortez, this home has a plethora of outdoor lounging spaces, a pristine swimming pool, a nine hole putting green,...

By Mary Walton Real estate is renowned for being one of the most competitive fields. As an agent, you’ll need to write a listing that makes the property shine in order to get it sold. In this article, we’ll show you how to do just that alongside all the tools you’ll need to ensure it’s perfect. Highlight the Positives
List out all the positive selling...

By Cary Teller If you've decided to put up security cameras for your home for the first time or are considering widening your safety net, knowing the proper way to place and angle your cameras is vital to keeping your home as safe as it can be. Not only can proper camera placement catch important details of possible crimes in your area, simply placing them properly...

Prospecting leads on- and offline has never been more important in our uber-competitive industry of real estate. In the latest installment of RISMedia's ACE Webinar Series entitled "Prospecting: Online and Offline Lead Sources That Dominate in Today's Market," moderated by Verl Workman, founder and CEO of Workman Success Systems, and sponsored by Homes.com, panelists...

By Yuka Kato Summer is a time filled with good times and warm weather. Unfortunately, it’s also a time for many homeowners when energy costs skyrocket as they attempt to keep their homes cool and comfortable. Thankfully, there are many things that can be done to help keep homes cool, while saving energy and money at the same time. These five tips will help make...