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professional home stager oregon: Beautiful Historic Home for sale - Salem Oregon - 10/15/11 01:48 PM
Love historic homes? This historic home we staged in Salem this past week could just be your dream home! Or maybe think they lack the features you are looking for or can be stuffy? This home has so many upgrades and is so charming we think it would change your mind! 1510 Davidson SE, Salem Oregon Wow -- Great curb appeal and beautifully landscaped! I love the side yard entrance and patio -- perfect for a cozy coffee or entertaining! Built in 1901 and offering over 2,350 square feet this home offers spacious and gracious living! This is an incredible home for under $300,000!! (2 comments)
professional home stager oregon: What Impression is Your Listing Giving - For the Birds, Bland or Wow? - 05/25/10 11:39 PM
Once upon a time in the peaceful city of Keizer Oregon there was a beautiful home waiting for a new owner. Potential buyers passed it by, thinking it was for the birds! Living Room - MLS photo before staging Listing Photo Before Home Staging . . . When it was vacant, the home was bland and several incidents of snow blindness were reported. White on White on White Room sizes and features were overlooked due to blandness of home . . .
The resourceful listing agent was not going to let this home linger on the market any longer and (10 comments)
With over 90% of buyers looking first online - this room wouldn't spark a viewers interest . . .
Or . . .Maybe it WILL!
Vacant rooms often are hard to judge on size, and when painted a neutral color can be easily forgotten.
Unless you spice it up with some furniture and accessories that will help buyers envision the possibilities and remember YOUR house!
professional home stager oregon: The Devil's in the Details . . . Let's Heat it UP! - 02/16/09 08:58 AM
We've been doing lots of staging consultations recently -- helping clients prepare their homes for entry into a market where there is lots of competition. Sometimes these consultations result in large projects being undertaken -- but so often it's the little things that make a huge impact as well. A room may be decluttered and neutral, but still not have the pizzaz it needs to make it to the MUST see list as buyers zip through dozens of listings on the MLS.
And a kitchen can be spic and span -- and still have have a warm appeal (18 comments)
Wondering what can be achieved from a staging consultation? We are so proud of the results achieved from one of our recent consultations -- the homeowner did nearly all the work and added a small amount of rented decor and furnishings from our inventory. The results . . . new appeal and desirability!
Creative Concepts and Contracting is a professional (8 comments)
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