curb appeal


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curb appeal

The external attractiveness of a building or property, such as can be viewed from the street (i.e., the curb). We were suckered into buying the house because of its incredible curb appeal, but once we moved in, we realized just how run-down it was inside.
See also: appeal, curb
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Our entire family loves how the door increased our curb appeal and enhanced our exterior.
Boost curb appeal, as well as interior style, with millwork, moulding and trim.
If you are interested in adding to your home's curb appeal because you are planning to sell, call The Lowry Team.
A splash of color can do wonders for adding curb appeal to your home.
The purpose of the Paint Quality Institute's (PQI) 'Prettiest Painted Places' competition is to given recognition to places that use paint to express pride in their communities and highlight how an attractive exterior paint treatment can enhance the curb appeal of virtually any home, building or exterior structure.
Best Curb Appeal, Best Kitchen, Best Master Suite, Best Floor Plan, Best Architectural Detail, Best Overall.
The development and address has a prestige curb appeal that we would wish to be associated with our international brand.
Here are tips based not on home renovations but on over twenty years of experience as a real estate broker; from creating curb appeal by replacing shrubs and refinishing a driveway to using accent lights to make the most of a home's natural beauty.
com ), registered ZipRealty users are able to rate each property on a scale from one to five, with five being an excellent rating, based on four criteria: overall rating, curb appeal, interior appeal and quality of neighborhood.
These challenges create a cloud of deferred maintenance that detracts from curb appeal and that turns off prospective and current students and parents who are left wondering if their institution of choice might meet its end before their appointed commencement day.
The curb appeal is thanks to a careful blending of fieldstone and shake, of details accentuated with deep red color.
But once consumers discover the potential of that dead tree, curb appeal takes on new life.
The AACP's Best of Living Awards is judged by industry experts from neighboring apartment associations and presents achievement awards based on highest average scores for curb appeal, leasing and marketing, maintenance programs, customer service, community service involvement and employee training and commitment to education.
As part of National Curb Appeal Month in August, Smith offers color insights to guide homeowners toward colorful exterior home enhancements.
Like it or not, curb appeal is a critical component to any successful apartment community.