Where, When, Why & How do I get a successful ROI with Staging?

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It all comes down to money…correct?! Ok, so you want to know, if you spend hundreds and quite possibly thousands of dollars on showcasing (staging) your property, how does that investment pay you back? This is what we call ROI – Return on investment! And this is the biggest and most influential decision maker of it all! It’s a tough ‘nugget’ … Read More

Total HomeWhere, When, Why & How do I get a successful ROI with Staging?

Top 5 suggestions from your Real Estate Professional and Home Stager to ready your house for sale!

How to attract your potential buyer with these great tips!

As a property stylist meeting many people selling their home, I provided a plethora of  recommendations during our consultation for staging their home for sale. Each home is unique so the recommendations tend to widely vary depending on the condition of the house. In some cases, you see a home in pretty good repair so the recommendation list is much shorter than … Read More

Total HomeTop 5 suggestions from your Real Estate Professional and Home Stager to ready your house for sale!

Is Staging Costing You or Saving You?

Staging in the Market Place Something that is becoming a very attractive resource in helping to sell houses quicker and for more money is ‘Property Showcasing’ or ‘Staging’ as it is commonly known. More and more vendors are hiring Stagers because it has proven results no matter what the market is like. In a buyers market it is helping to … Read More

Total HomeIs Staging Costing You or Saving You?

Is Your Entrance Appealing or Appalling? 12 Tips to do the Trick!

First Impressions So Property Stylists often, if not always, talk about curb appeal and how important it is to your potential buyer. After all, you have put a sign on your front lawn saying ‘For Sale’ which basically translates to ‘Look at Me’!  So now you have drawn a whole lot of attention to your house and are asking people to consider … Read More

Total HomeIs Your Entrance Appealing or Appalling? 12 Tips to do the Trick!

Every Room in your house is for sale!

Showcasing is Important!! I love the title of this blog… Why? Because it tells each and every seller out there exactly what Stagers & Realtors have been trying to say to you over and over again, in so many ways, but with many more words. When your buyer enters your home they are taking in the whole picture. They are … Read More

Total HomeEvery Room in your house is for sale!

Why Stage your House? Here are the Reasons!

Reason #1 – Internet Shopping Your Photos! The internet is usually the first stop, in your search to find a house. Most people will browse through photos on-line, even in the preliminary stages of house hunting,  even if they already have an agent in mind. Your buyer will narrow down their search, on what appeals to them, strictly by looking at the photos. If … Read More

Total HomeWhy Stage your House? Here are the Reasons!

A ‘New’ approach to selling your house!

What’s your approach to selling your house? Although Home Staging is the ‘New‘ way, of selling your house faster and for more money, it is still a very delicate conversation, because it is very personal. Visualizing the benefits of Staging is often a challenge for most people. Often times, my clients will tell me that they think that their house looks, … Read More

Total HomeA ‘New’ approach to selling your house!

The ‘Dilemma’ on Removing Personal Photos, when Selling your House!

This topic, is one of great debate, for Professional Stager’s, Realtor’s and Home-owners alike. The controversy seems, to lie between two points of view and a universal perspective from the Realtor. HOME OWNER ‘Why should I get rid of my family photos, doesn’t it make it look like home’? PROFESSIONAL STAGER ‘It is best to remove your family photos, so your … Read More

Total HomeThe ‘Dilemma’ on Removing Personal Photos, when Selling your House!