In Season: Interior Trends

Fall’s hottest interior trends — and four homes that get them right.

Fall is all about showing off your style — and not just the kind hanging in your closet. In the home, a new set of design trends is taking over — influencing both buyers and homeowners — and this season, it’s all about the finishes.

“When you walk into a home, it’s just walls and a door until the finishes are in place,” says Redfin agent Mary Helen Cutler (call 847-881-6234). Indeed, homeowners are looking for a full package, from basics like stainless steel appliances or upgraded bathrooms, to functional spaces like mudrooms. “If two homes were absolutely equal in every way [otherwise], buyers would buy the one with the mudroom,” says Cutler.

By the same token, there are some outdated styles buyers may not be able to ignore, such as bad wallpaper. “People immediately think about how much work it is to remove,” says Cutler. Even poor paint colors — though easy to change — can negatively influence potential buyers. “It’s hard for people to see beyond it,” says Cutler.

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