Blue-Sketch Blog

Ideas, design, and business.

Antonio Saura Foundation Museum

By 3dbluesketch | Jul 21, 2017

The Antonio Saura Foundation Museum Casa Zavala opened its doors in Cuenca in February 2008 with the intention of becoming an art center that would not only exhibit a selection of works by the creator that gives it its name but also foster other contemporary artistic initiatives. We had the pleasant duty to create floor…

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Average house size

By 3dbluesketch | Jul 12, 2017

We ran statistics on the 2D Floor Plans created at Blue-Sketch between January and June 2017. The average size was 3489 sq.ft. (324 m2) and average number of floors was 2.12. The smallest floor plan was 387 sq.ft. This is a 36 square meter apartment on 96 Avenue Henri Martin in Paris, France. The place was undergoing…

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How to take good photos for Virtual Staging

By 3dbluesketch | Jul 10, 2017

According to a NAR 2015 study, staging homes can increase the sales price from 1% up to 5%. So why not consider Virtual Staging. For an investment of a few hundred dollar the potential revenue can be in thousands.   So what kind of photos can be virtually staged? Professional real estate photographer will know how to…

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Measurement matters

By 3dbluesketch | Jul 6, 2017

  “In many spheres of human endeavor, from science to business to education to economic policy, good decisions depend on good measurement”.   I was updating our front page and came across this quote from Ben Bernanke. It fits perfectly to buying and selling real estate.   As a home buyer, measure your resources against your…

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Same day delivery

By 3dbluesketch | Jun 14, 2017

  Helping you meet deadlines The home seller is in a hurry, the agent is in a hurry. The listing is going live this afternoon, photographs are done, now all we need are the 2D Floor Plans… Sound familiar? We’re answering a popular demand and introducing Same Day Delivery for 2D Floor Plans. Our normal working…

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Selling Quality

By 3dbluesketch | May 17, 2017

  Competition is dumping prices, what to do? Here’s the Blue-Sketch story.   I started Blue-Sketch in February 2016, and quickly found clients through We Get Around (thank you Dan!) drawing floor plans for Matterport photographers. We charged $29.95 for a 2D Floor Plan, and the sales was growing slowly but steadily. Matterport launched their own floor…

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We have a new Blue Home

By 3dbluesketch | May 16, 2017

  What’s a more appropriate place for Blue-Sketch to reside than The Blue House? Earlier this month we moved to The Blue House, a “community where designers, writers, researchers, artists, activists, filmmakers, coders, teachers, entrepreneurs, developers, and others come together to share and shape a new kind of workspace.” The Blue House is located just one block…

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City Center Apartments in 3D

By 3dbluesketch | May 16, 2017

Minot, ND, is a small city with a strong Scandinavian heritage. Nearly 40% of the city’s 50,000 residents are of Scandinavian ancestry, and it is the home of both the largest North American Scandinavian festival Norsk Høstfest, and the Scandinavian Heritage Park.   Being a New Orleanian company with Finnish roots, Blue-Sketch was naturally excited to…

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Brix Update

By 3dbluesketch | Mar 30, 2017

Back in August 2016 we wrote a piece on a multifamily property “Brix” in Fort Worth, TX, that was being renovated. Our local partner Worth3D did the Matterport scans, and Blue-Sketch created 3D Floor Plans for a Studio and a Two-Bedroom apartment to visualize how the apartments could look like once they are ready. Well, they…

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