Looking for creative design ideas you can use to draw attention to a generic storefront? Here’s solid advice from experienced marketing pros. The problem with buying a property is that you do not get to decide what the property looks like. You just choose the best of a pre-determined set of options. Much like voting! This is even worse when it comes to buying a property you intend to turn into a store, as very often you’ll have only half a handful of options available to you.