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Top 5 tips for homebuyers and sellers ’emoji style’

A quick and quirky way to talk housing

Consumers are inundated with tips on buying and selling a home this spring, but a tip sheet from Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate and long-form emoji master Zoe Mendelson breaks up the common message to give new quirky and quick help to those needing it.

As emojis, also known as emoticons or the tiny pictures used in texting, become a second language to digital-savvy consumers, these quick tips on this spring buying season can easily fit into social media posts or on-the-go texts.

Mendelson translates 5 tips for homebuyers and sellers into emojis.

Here is the buyer’s guide

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(Source: Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate)

Here is the seller’s guide

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(Source: Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate)

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