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NH Home Staging Consult - Before & After - Contingent In 3 Weeks! - 06/16/12 03:39 PM
Fresno real estate agents and home sellers, this is an example of how an inexpensive marketing tool, a home staging consultation ( usually in our area around $75-$85) can result in speedier, more profitable home sales. Via Sharon Tara New Hampshire Home Stager (Sharon Tara Transformations): NH Home Staging Consult - Before & After - Contingent In 3 Weeks!
A few months ago I did a Home Staging Consult for a nice couple planning to list their house for sale. Their agent, John Rice of Tate & Foss, recommends staging consults to all his new listings. My first impression was that the (3 comments)
FL Home Staging FAQ's-How Can Staging Help Buyers? - 06/14/12 10:04 AM
This post from a Florida home staging professional brings up a great point. Buyers can also use the help of a home stager who can help them figure out how they would arrange their furniture in a home they are thinking of buying. Buyer's agents, this could really assist your clients who need help visualizing how they will live in a home. Via Kathy Streib-Home Stager-Palm Bch County South Florida - 561-914-6224 (Room Service Home Staging): FL Home Staging FAQ’s- How Can Staging Help Buyers?Most Home Staging shows and articles focus on Sellers... how Staging canhelp them get their homes sold. But did (0 comments)
Whoa, Back It Up! The Camera, I mean. - 06/12/12 02:38 PM
As part of my continuing education as a home staging professional in Fresno, Ca for Selling By Design-Staging I like to keep up with local MLS listings. Lately I've noticed that a lot of the photos are up close shots of details in the home. Highlighting the home's finishes, granite, back splashes, unusual or expensive floor tile designs,stained glass windows etc. is always a good idea, but most of the pictures should be shots of the whole room. The detail shots should focus in on what has already been photographed in a wide shot. I just saw a listing in which (7 comments)
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