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How do you handle a tough real estate market; by making your listing stand out! One of the best ways to make your listing appealing is by staging to sell. Please remember that only 10% of buyer's can visualize their belongings in an empty room. Staging takes the guess work out for the buyer and allows them to fall in love with the space. Less time on the market typically means a higher asking price and less carrying costs for the homeowner. See the information below on how staging your listings can give you an (4 comments)
Here is a simple fact; in todays market every listing must look it's very best on-line in photos. Photos are much more important in this digital age since 90% of home buyers start their search online. Buyers comb through thousands of photos but only the best photos bubble up to the top in the buyers mind and leave a lasting impression. As a simple matter of fact having a beautiful, professionally staged photographic portfolio of every listing is critical in order to compete. Now its time to have some fun! Count how many real estate photography rules have been broken in this one photograph. How many can you (6 comments)
fl: 2371 Silver Palm Dr, Kissiimmee, FL, 34747 - 09/13/10 10:14 PM
Beautiful Windsor Palm Townhouse 2371 Silver Palm Dr, Kissiimmee, FL 34747 View Map Beautiful 3 bedroom, 3 bath townhome located in the popular resort community of Windsor Palms. Very close to all the attractions Orlando Florida is famous for. This wonderfully appointed townhouse features tile throughout first floor living areas, inside-outside family room spilling out into your own splash pool. Full kitchen with 3 master bedrooms in this unit! The community features a luxurious clubhouse with movie theatre, game room, meeting areas, Olympic size pool, spa, kids area and more. Contact Michael K. Johnson Gemstone Realty Details Asking Price: $150,000 (2 comments)
fl: Must see new build! - 08/16/10 09:35 AM
This elegent new build is waiting for you. 2830 Whistlewood Dr, Orlando, FL 32810 View Map This popular Catarina floor plan has everything you could want; 3-4 Bedrooms, 2-3 Bathrooms Opt. Den, Opt. 4th bed w/bath 1,798 Sq. Ft. Forestwood place is the perfect sized community close to shopping, highways and everything Orlando has to offer. This is a lot of house for a great price. Brand new, never lived in and waiting for you to call home. Stop by today to take a tour! Details Sq. Feet: 1872 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 # of Floors: 1 Garage Size: 2 Subdivision: (1 comments)
fl: Sold in this market? - 02/25/10 07:39 AM
www.HSDPros.com Home Staging success story! The properties below were on the market, vacant, for months before Home Staging Design Pros staged it with a Key Room Staging Package. The homes sold or rented just weeks later. The staging package Real Estate Professionals purchased included lite staging of the key rooms and a marketing campaign to expose the home to as many prospective buyers and buyer's agents as possible. Home Staging Design Pros includes a fine tuned marketing campaign with every home staged. Most real estate professionals would agree Staging is only half the job. People need to be made aware the (3 comments)
How long will this economic recovery take seems to the question on everybody's mind. Many people seem to feel it will be a long recovery. "The real estate market today seems to be leveling off but it still needs help", says Brad Fletcher co-owner of Home Staging Design Pros in Orlando Florida. Home staging is just the marketing tool that will help get things moving again for those serious about selling their homes." According to Brad, , "it's clear that anger, fear, and resentment toward the Real Estate market are natural sentiments for anyone forced to sell a home in (8 comments)
Lets talk about even the smallest places and unseen spaces that need attention when prepping a house for sale. Don’t make the all too common mistake of storing all the clutter in the closets. Buyers might not say anything when they see an over flowing storage area but you can be sure it will leave an impression. Closets and storage area throughout a home are important, yet often overlooked by sellers. Buyers touring homes always look into closets, checking out the size, functionality and capacity of the space but that’s not all buyers are looking for. Buyers are also looking (3 comments)
We are victims of our own perception. We are always telling folks to stage a vacant home for obvious reasons. It’s difficult for most people to visualize space relationships without references to go by. Empty spaces just look smaller then they really are. Recently we downsized from a 3/2.5 single family home in Collage Park to a 2/2 in a high rise on Lake Eola in downtown Orlando. Prior to moving day I thought the rooms were not going to accommodate our décor due to their small size. We were very pleasantly surprised to find out the space was not (11 comments)
See your local home staging company on Orlando's own CBS Channel 6 WKMG. The good folks at Channel 6 believe in Central Florida. They also know that we're in a tough real estate market, and therefore, are doing an important story on how home staging is so necessary for today's seller. We are honored to be their staging company of choice and are sure you will enjoy this imformative piece. PS Did you know we offer packages to fit any budget and our initial consultations are complimentary in the metro Orlando area? Call today to schedule your appointment. Featuerd on;
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fl: Totally remodeled Deer Creek beauty, Sarasota Fl. 34238 - 09/10/09 08:47 AM
SPECTACULAR LAKE VIEWS from this Deer Creek Home surrounded by Tropical Landscaping on private secluded Lot. True 4 Bedroom 3 Bath home with 3 CAR Garage! Impeccable maintained inside and out! Quality design and details. Recently updated with all New Wood Cabinetry in Kitchen; Granite counter tops; Master Bath w/New Tub & Glass Shower Enclosure; New 20x20 Ceramic Tile Flooring; all New Plumbing Fixtures; all new Window Treatments; Re-Plumbed. Fabulous Family Room features Wood-burning Fireplace with all new Tile & Hearth. Ideal family home or for those needing 2 Home Offices. Spacious Living Room, Separate Dining area, Breakfast Nook & much (0 comments)
fl: The Changing Times. - 09/03/09 06:37 AM
The real estate market is in a constant series of change. Some of it good, some of it not so good. With all the uncertainty in the market it's really important that your home stand out amongst the competition. While sales are up and prices starting to stabilize, it's still a tough time to sell. Staging your home gives you a leg up on the competition. A small investment now can mean huge returns later.Home Staging Design Pros is the market leader for a good reason. Our pricing is affordable and easy to understand. We use principles of interior design together (5 comments)
fl: Home Staging Design Pros - 08/17/09 09:18 AM
Home Staging Design ProsProfessional Home Staging and Interior Redesign What can we help you with? www.HSDPros.com What is home staging? Home Staging is many thing but mostly it's marketing. Successful staging is using marketing and decorating techniques to create an environment that buyers want. When you put your house on the market, it becomes a commodity or product. For a product to sell, it has to be successfully marketed and packaged. The "packaging" element is where Home Staging Design Pros comes in. We want to create emotional connection points throughout the house so the buyers feel at home. We want (1 comments)
fl: Beautiful Winter Park, Florida Home - 07/23/09 04:32 PM
Shows like a brand new home. New ac units, new stainless appliances, new granite, new fixtures, plantation shutters, new custom paint, wood floors refinished & more. Good open floor plan. Master suite with a huge, huge closet is upstairs. There is a bedroom & bath downstairs. Pavers around the big pool. All the charm of Winter Park with the brick streets & tree lined street. Home warranty. (1 comments)
Welcome to our second in Home Staging Design Pros Staging Tips. We will continue to expand on our original marketing concept known as "Positioning" which focuses on what you do to the mind of the buyer rather than what you do to the product. Positioning is vital in professional home staging and used throughout every staged home to gently influence the buyer and dramatically enhance every tour of the home for sale. Pets can be a valued addition to any family but they can also be a distraction in the mind of buyers when touring a home. Eliminate any distractions (0 comments)
fl: Home Staging Design Pros Staging Tip - 06/22/09 01:07 PM
Welcome to our second in Home Staging Design Pros Staging Tips. We will continue to expand on our original marketing concept known as "Positioning" which focuses on what you do to the mind of the buyer rather than what you do to the product. Positioning is vital in professional home staging and used throughout every staged home to gently influence the buyer and dramatically enhance every tour of the home for sale.
fl: 4175 Silver Fox Dr Brooksville Fl. - 06/10/09 05:04 PM
Silverthorn Beauty, Live the Country Club Lifestyle 4175 Silver Fox Dr, Spring Hill, FL 34609 View Map Located in the prestigious community of Silverthorn, this beautiful and well maintained home shows like a model. New hardwood flooring, new paint, a spacious layout, screened in patio along with a backyard big enough for a pool make this home a great value. Nice and private with a large greenbelt behind the home. See why this desirable community is so popular. Plus, this home is very easy to maintain so that you can enjoy all that Silverthorn has to offer, a country club lifestyle (4 comments)
If a business helps people and really wants to make a change in peoples' lives, success will follow. Home Staging Design Pros' complementary consultation focuses on helping the seller see their home as a commodity, gently moving the seller to a mental place that will help get there home sold. Most of all HSDPros wants to help the realtor get there listing sold. Home Staging Design Pros free consultation in packed with intrinsic value. Our stagers provide lots of helpful info to prospective clients, those bits of info that will help any seller. Our home stagers love what they do, (3 comments)
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