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How DIY TV shows changed homebuying trends

How DIY TV shows changed homebuying trends

Were shiplap walls a desirable home feature before being popularized by the beloved HGTV show “Fixer Upper?” The refurbished planks, often painted white, are now seen in contemporary homes rather than the barns and cottages for which the concept originated. Like shiplap, many trendy home features are dictated—then popularized—by home […]

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Sotheby's CEO Philip White sees 'very positive' market trends

Sotheby’s CEO Philip White sees ‘very positive’ market trends

This year has been a wild ride for just about everyone in real estate, but the high-end market has been particularly curious. Some expensive places, such as Manhattan, have sputtered. On the other hand, pandemic-prompted work at home orders have allowed well-heeled buyers in coastal cities to flood into more […]

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