Below you will find a list of frequently asked questions with answers. If you have a question that is not answered below, please contact us.

About Home & Design Portfolio

Is the H&D Portfolio of 100 Top Designers open to any design firm?
Participation is by invitation only. Our research narrowed the field from thousands to just 250 of the region’s most highly regarded architects, interiordesigners and landscape architects. Our policy is to accept the first 100designers who respond to our invitation.

How is the print edition of H&D Portfolio distributed?
30,000 copies will be printed in a handsome soft cover edition that willbe available only in high-end locations, including design centers and bookstores. Copies will be sent to their respective areas of homes valued at $2Million++ and recent purchasers of homes valued over $1.5 Million. The printedition will be distributed in multiple waves during 2012 and 2013.

How are the digital platforms being promoted?
Our iPhone app, iPad app, and Dedicated Website will be supported with display and keyword targeted advertising with Google Search and on dozens of luxury consumer sites.

Will H&D Portfolio help my business?
Participation in the H&D Portfolio 100 is a valuable recognition of your stature in the field. Your profile and images will be broadcast across multiple media platforms that reach the most difficult of all targets –– design conscious consumers with the income to support the level of design you offer. Your modest investment is easily recouped with one new client.

How will H&D Portfolio be organized?
H&D Portfolio presents individual designer names in alphabetical order. Multiple names (up to three) may be used together, while a company name may appear as a subtext. Several directories in the front of the book further identify designers by discipline as well as by company name. You will be able to select a multi-page layout that works well for you.

What can I expect for my profile in H&D Portfolio?
Each participating designer in the book is described in a fresh and concise profile. Contact information is included in the print edition and programmed for direct response in the digital editions. Upon receipt of your Participation Agreement you will receive a brief questionnaire to complete and return. Your profile will be written by a seasoned editor based upon your questionnaire responses. You will be given an opportunity to review the draft text and request changes. Final style and format will be at the discretion of our editorial staff to maintain a consistent presentation.

Creating & Managing Listings

Do I Have to Register to Create Listings?
Yes. You must be a registered user to create listings. Registration is free.

I created a listing, but it does not show up in search results. Why?
You need to run your listing. Go to My Account and click on Run to the left of the listing you wish to run. The system will ask for your credit card information, and your listing will run as soon as your payment is processed.

How do I stop my listing from running?
From the My Account page, click on the Stop link to the left of the listing.

What Category Should I Put My listing In?
Choose the category that best fits.

Pricing & Payment

How much do listings cost?
Please see our Pricing page for information about listing plans.

How Long Does a Listing Run?
Please see our Pricing page for information about listing plans.


What is your privacy policy?
See Privacy Policy for details.

I don’t want my name, phone number or email address to appear on your site. What should I do?
You can have all your personal information remain private. Update your personal privacy preferences from the My Account page.

If all my information is private how can a buyer contact me?
We protect your email from appearing on the site and automatically direct the user to a contact form


How much does it cost to register?
Nothing. Registration is FREE.

Do I have to register to use the site?
No. You can browse and search listings without registering. You should still register, to save time, as the site will remember various preferences for you. If you want to create listings, you will need to register. Registration is FREE.