NY State MLS Blog


11/12/2020

Webinar Dont Get Spooked By The Slow Season

Although the 'slow season' can be spooky, our members see the winter months for what they really are; an opportunity to help buyers and make their listings stand out in a less crowded market. Watch our session now to learn thebest ways to marketyour (non-haunted) listing, how to keep your spirits lifted, tips to avoid being ghosted by buyers, andwhere to find off-market
 
11/12/2020

Home Staging Tips: Details to Instantly Change up Your Bedroom

Your bedroom is like your oasis of peace. You spend some of the most vulnerable moments in your bedroom and that's why it deserves special treatment for the next owner. Even though all rooms in your home are equally important, the bedroom just feels so intimate and can be in need of a glow up.How can you improve your bedroom before listing your home on the market? The secret lies within
 
11/10/2020

What To Avoid When Repainting Your Living Room

Whether it's your living room, family room, great room, or den, there's one room of your house that acts as the central gathering place to relax, watch TV, and simply feel at home. That's why making it look its best is so important for quality of life and resale value. When it comes to a task as great as repainting and redecorating, you can't do it fast-you have to do it right.
 
11/06/2020

Top 7 Trends You Can Bring Into Your Home This Winter

There always seems to be this common misconception when it comes to interior designs. The idea that you need to hire a professional designer, search high and low for the 'perfect' fit, and, of course, spend a ton of cash to turn a house into your home.The surprising thing?Creating a new atmosphere in your home is not as difficult as you might think. With a bit of extra thought on your
 
11/05/2020

Tips for Choosing Bathroom Fixtures for Your Remodel

Choosing sinks, faucets, tubs, and toilets is a balance between aspirations and budgets. Here are tips for choosing bathroom fixtures for your remodel. Let Your Budget Be Your GuideWhy are you remodeling your bathroom? Are you looking to increase your home's appeal before putting it on the market? Or do you
 
11/04/2020

Plumbing Problems You Should Leave to Professionals

Being a homeowner is basically a full-time job. Managing all the problems that can pop up in a home can take a lot of time and effort. Sometimes, you can deal with a lot of these little problems, as not every issue will need an intricate solution. On the other hand, when it comes to something as complex as your home's plumbing, you might want to be a little more careful about tackling it on
 
11/03/2020

Updates to Make Around the House for Remote Work

The coronavirus pandemic sparked a mass migration of employees into the remote work world. Practically overnight, tens of millions of workers found themselves doing their best to balance their personal and professional lives as they worked from home. As the months dragged on, more and more companies realized
 
10/29/2020

What To Consider While Preparing Your Yardfor Winter

There are many things to appreciate about winter. You may welcome the snow and holiday celebrations, for instance. When it comes to the exterior condition of your home, however, the cold and precipitation can bring a heavy toll if you don't take preventative measures against them. Here's what to consider while preparing your yard for winter so that your home can emerge in spring
 
10/28/2020

State Listings, Inc. Announces Launch of LA State MLS, Scheduled to Debut in late-October 2020

East Greenbush, N.Y. ― October 22, 2020 ― State Listings Inc., owner of NY State MLS and My State MLS, announced today the launch of LA State MLS, a new Multiple Listing Service, which covers the entire state of Louisiana and surrounding areas. The company created LA State MLS in response to Louisiana agents' and brokers' need for their own statewide MLS, featuring streamlined listing