http://www.BuyThatRealEstate.com.au is a website for property investors who want to buy & sell their own investment properties.
The website offers members access to information as well as specialists in the area of buying, selling & trading investment real estate.
We need a fresh & funky Web 2.0/Apple iPhone style logo that incorporates the web address & is delivered as an vector graphic in CMYK at print resolution (300dpi at least).
Your logo design will need to be easily recognizable whether on a business card, website, TV ad or billboard.
http://www.BuyThatRealEstate.com.au is for property investors aged between 28 and 46, they are early adopters of new mobile technology and have a lifestyle that incorporates many activities that are Internet enabled.
They enjoy the challenge of managing financial risk and learning to do things for themselves to maximize their profits and income.
As property investors they are well informed about all things real estate - from property valuation, legal leveraging, finance & funding etc.
Colour scheme: bright happy colours (blue and green have been suggested, however we recognise your expertise and welcome all your ideas on colour). [15 Jun 2009 - Other suggestions - orange, purple, yellow]
Design style: young, funky, Web 2.0, Apple iPhone app looking, with a touch of 3D-ness (at least look like it's floating off the page). [15 Jun 2009 - A 3D icon or something like the winning design for the CloudNine contest or unicco's entries - http://99designs.com/contests/23151. ]
Design finish: there needs to be a feel of it being HighDef (HD), clear, crisp, sharp with color intensity.
Design elements: the domain name - http://www.buythatrealestate.com.au must be in the logo.
Fonts: your design flair is needed for font selection.
Practical needs: the design needs to be able to scale, from small (business card) to huge (billboard).
Deliverable: a vector graphic file (eg. Illustrator) in CMYK at print resolution (300dpi at least).