Agents should help their clients prep for a spring sale

While real estate professionals may have a lot on their plates at this time of year, it's still vital that their clients know how best to make their homes attractive to would-be buyers.

Agents should encourage selling clients to keep homes safe in winter

Winter comes with a lot of unique seasonal risks, and selling clients need to be aware of them to avoid accidents or property damage.

It's vital for agents to have disaster plans

Real estate professionals can take a lesson from the fallout from recent hurricanes: They need business continuity plans.

House bidding war: Two bids, two homes, one buyer?

Sometimes simultaneous offers can prove advantageous for the agent and buyer if handled correctly.

3 ways to corner the green housing market

Between global warming concerns and the energy savings that homeowners can realize with new eco-friendly appliances, the green housing market is taking off in America.

How to make a small bathroom feel bigger

Whether you are a homeowner trying to sell your home or a real estate professional trying to help sell a property, small bathrooms are a common problem.

Pros & cons of searching for a home online

There are still a lot of reasons why a successful home search requires the help of a real estate professional.

Staging may not command higher home prices

A recent report has called the efficacy of staging into question, asserting that staging properties for sale may not have as much of an impact on prospective homebuyers as once was thought.