Prefer vivid colors and bold graphics which tie the themes of housing, recovery, profits, and positivity into a graph, logo, stylized text element with art, or whatever will boldly reveal the title, subtitle and tone of the text in a visual way.
The project is cover art for a book, however the image will be used in a number of layouts. a look that will have high enough resolution for print on a 5" x 8" book cover, spine and back cover. Additionally the DVD case, DVD disk, and all ebook or ebook summary products will bear the logo, look, or theme of the cover art. No cartoons, please.
This book, ebook, DVD will be followed up with coaching and other materials over the next three years.