ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE in Real Estate photography

AI changed out a grey overcast blah sky to a more traditional blue with fluffy clouds. An Old truck was also removed from the side of the house.

In the rapidly evolving world of commercial real estate, image quality plays a crucial role in captivating potential buyers and tenants. The process of editing real estate photographs to enhance their appeal and highlight the property’s best features can be time-consuming and resource-intensive. However, with the advent of Artificial Intelligence (AI), editing commercial real estate photographs has reached new heights of efficiency and quality. Lets take a look at this new tech that’s revolutionizing the industry and providing a competitive edge to real estate professionals.

While and interesting talking point, the owners pet turtle habit was unable to be moved before pictures were taken. Using the available imagery in the rest of the image, AI was able to recreate what area where the indoor pond was and seemingly made it disappear.
  1. Time Efficiency: AI-powered editing tools significantly reduce the time required to edit commercial real estate photographs. With advanced algorithms and automated processes, AI can quickly enhance various aspects of an image, such as brightness, contrast, and color saturation. What would previously take hours of manual editing can now be accomplished within minutes, freeing up valuable time for real estate professionals to focus on other essential tasks.
  2. Consistent and Professional Results: Consistency is key when presenting a portfolio of commercial real estate images. AI editing tools provide a level of consistency that is challenging to achieve manually. By applying predefined editing styles or using machine learning algorithms, AI can ensure that all images have a consistent look and feel. This consistency not only enhances the overall aesthetic appeal of the portfolio but also reinforces the brand identity of the real estate agency.
  3. Advanced Image Enhancement: AI technology offers a wide range of sophisticated editing techniques that can transform a mediocre commercial real estate photograph into a stunning visual masterpiece. These tools can automatically remove unwanted objects, correct perspective distortions, and enhance the overall image quality. By leveraging AI’s capabilities, real estate professionals can present their properties in the best possible light, attracting potential buyers and tenants with captivating visuals.
In this image, the owner of the home left items on a built in shelf in the primary bedroom. The agent initially did not want to show the clutter but being that this was a unique add on to a primary bedroom I wanted to included it. Using AI, I simply highlighted the items we needed out of the image and let the computer do the rest.

4. Customizable Editing Options: While AI offers automated editing capabilities, it also provides flexibility and customization options. Real estate professionals can fine-tune the AI algorithms to suit their specific editing preferences. AI tools can learn from user input and adapt to their preferred editing styles, allowing for a personalized touch while maintaining the efficiency and consistency provided by AI technology.

5. Virtual Staging and Design: Another groundbreaking application of AI in commercial real estate photograph editing is virtual staging and design. With AI-powered software, real estate professionals can digitally furnish and decorate vacant properties, enabling potential buyers or tenants to visualize the space’s potential. Virtual staging not only saves costs associated with physical staging but also eliminates the need for constant rearrangements. AI can seamlessly integrate virtual furniture, artwork, and decor into images, providing an immersive experience to potential clients.

6. Cost-Effectiveness: AI-powered editing tools can significantly reduce editing costs for commercial real estate photographs. By automating time-consuming tasks and reducing manual effort, AI allows real estate professionals to streamline their operations, saving both time and money. Furthermore, virtual staging through AI eliminates the need for physical staging, which can be expensive. The cost-effectiveness of AI editing tools enables real estate agencies to allocate resources more efficiently and increase their return on investment.

This room was the spill over over the rest of the house’s packed items. It was initially thought to be a total loss for photos but with quiet q bit of tinkering I was able to remove all of the boxes. Since the AI had no reference point for the windows, a single copied image from a different room was used on the left wall. AI recreated a triple pane window in the same style and made its own vegetative content for the exterior. The reference window was then removed to leave a blank interior wall.

Artificial Intelligence has revolutionized the way commercial real estate photographs are edited, providing numerous benefits to real estate professionals. From saving time and ensuring consistency to advanced image enhancement and virtual staging, AI technology has become an indispensable tool in the industry. By embracing AI-powered editing solutions, real estate agencies can enhance their marketing efforts, attract more buyers and tenants, and gain a competitive edge in an increasingly digital marketplace. As AI continues to evolve, we can expect even more exciting developments in commercial real estate photograph editing, further revolutionizing the industry’s visual representation.