A 2020 Guide to Fireplaces

  When you think about fireplaces, one of the first things that come to mind is the undeniable cozy effect of warmth and a homely atmosphere. Fireplaces are the perfect addition to a romantic…

When Is Too Much Natural Light a Bad Thing?

  Can too much light be a bad thing? Rarely…but it happens! Natural light is one of the most coveted home features in real estate. It transcends size, layout, and even location in some cases. Light…

How Developers Should Stage the Smallest Spaces

The average new construction home now measures over 2,600 square feet, larger than ever! In some markets like Charlotte, though, developers are racing to take advantage of remaining infill land. This…

3 Reasons Planned Communities in Charlotte are Booming

Charlotteans love planned communities. We’re in the middle of a bonafide boom when it comes to master planned developments and it’s showing no signs of slowing down anytime soon.

Outdoor Living Design Features Buyers Really Want

Outdoor living isn’t just a fad, it’s become a way of life. Homebuyers today are looking for functional, aesthetically-pleasing outdoor space and they’re willing to pay for it. Just look at this…

5 Stats to Know About New Construction Home Buying

It’s no secret that Charlotte is in the midst of a full-fledged seller’s market. Everywhere you turn it seems developers are breaking ground on brand-new homes and neighborhoods – many of which sell…

5 Design Trends for New Home Builders in 2016

Wondering what's hot in new home design for 2016? From outdoor living to rustic touches, read below to learn more about what elements new home builders should incorporate to attract buyers in today's…

Why Identifying Your Target Market Is Crucial to Model Home Merchandising

Any experienced builder will tell you, knowing who you’re building for should be part of early planning. It affects not only the type of buildings that are constructed, but the layout and…