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An empty room with incredible natural light or maybe empty rooms without life despite many investments? When moving into a new home it is a common dilemma.The difference between the buildings of today and yesterday is that in the past architecture was thought in its entirety, interior and exterior: woodwork and frames, reinforced doors, chopsticks, parquet refinements and moldings. This created a co-ordinated and homogeneous whole. Now days, the new constructions are often created in a neutral way leaving an artistic choice open to each owner. Unfortunately, in return, we make an almost complete cross on the interior designs, capable of structuring the space. As a result, the apartments are filled with various and varied decorations. This is partly due to the fact that faced with a lack of radiation from a room, owners or tenants often attempt for a bad result, to solve the equation using what they can. The accumulation of various objects and decorations will very rarely make it possible to overcome the lack of structures of a room. If you have the courage and love the beautiful spaces, here are our tips and tricks to maximize the space of a room, reduce the time and money invested for it.Read more
An evocative but very real title, in fact the exterior layout requires good technical skills and a wise eye to transform a simple terrace and create a comfort atmosphere. Cut hedges, mow your lawn and clean your garden dwarfs, have been excellent but not good enough to have an exterior design on modern times.Read more
Is the role of the facades only for weather protection and to preserve the value of the building? Indeed, the exterior facade, its shape and its color have always inspired different artists and architects. More than any other area, the aesthetic facade is essential.Read more
Although the trend is changing now, being able to work at home is a privilege that few of us can afford. Many benefits are related to that decision, such as comfort or even the freedom to distribute the working time as we want. However, if you do not make the right choices in the allocation and management of your piece of work, you run the risk of being confronted with ‘’Work at home’’ disadvantages.Read more
Place represent the warmth and comfort par excellence, the living room is the room in the house where we spend most of our time. Over a meal, a discussion into a comfortable sofa with the guests, or even in front of a good movie, this is definitely the place where you spend most of the time. The layout of this must be done in comfort and conviviality.Read more
Over the years, the cities classification established by Mercer Company has always placed Geneva, Zurich and Bern in the top ranking of cities with the best quality of life in the world.This study, reviewing more than 400 world-class cities, based on forty criteria for determining its ranking.The main comparative are taking into account the economic framework, the political part, the social environment (health, transport, crime), culture and education without forgetting the entertainment part.
The quality of life in Switzerland is world famous by several contributing factors, including political and economic stability or infrastructure and quality services. These Swiss towns sized therefore are not ashamed to face the competing cities.They enjoy all the criteria that have helped make Switzerland what it is today. Moderating industrialization, actively developing cultural events, transport or public parks, Geneva, Zurich and Bern have made the difference.Read more
Whether one is a Swiss citizen or a European Union citizen with a work permit, buying a property in Switzerland is possible. If you want to concretize your dream and find your nest then, here is all that is worth knowing.Read more
Being in the business for 15 years, having good knowledge of the sector we asked Steve Hardy for some comprehensive and valuable advices.
We questioned the reality of the market and the best way of getting an agent.Read more
Your thoughtful decision is now taken, you will sell! The bravest will decide to go with it alone and find a buyer directly, but often lack of time and energy will make people to consider a real estate agent.
Today there are many players in the real estate market so we can quickly be confused and not know which way to go.
We recommend you initially stop your choice on one or two agents. The huge number of agents dealing with your property sale is not necessarily a guarantee of quality and can prove to be a real waste of time.
Wherever possible, aim your selection to local realtors. Nothing is better than an expert of the area having a sharpened understanding of the environment to support your sale.
However you will need to be careful not to succumb to temptation by going to the highest bidder because sometimes it is only flattery, especially when the proposed price exceeds 15% of the market. The meetings with the agent will often be decisive and will help you choose the agent with which the current flows best. Do not hesitate to inform yourself about the agency full information. Sales referrals assess the seriousness of the agent seriousness for its ability to assess the well, to explain how to form a price or what characteristics are sought by a buyer...
If the answers are substantiated and show a genuine experience then go for it! There is no better agent but someone who is fit to sale of your property and your personality. Good luckRead more