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Featured Designer on AvaLiving.com - 04/20/09 11:42 AM
I thought I ended last week off on a great note, but what an honor and surprise to start this week off by being notified that I am one of this week's Featured Designers at AvaLiving.com I am humbled to be selected out of such a dynamic and talented group of Designers, THANK YOU AvaLiving!
Platinum Home Staging, Inc. does Home Staging, and SO much more! Even if you're not selling your house, why not make it look like a model home? Call Platinum Home Staging, Inc. for an Interior Design Consultation at (805) 553-9952 Our Staging and Interior Designs are Platinum! (10 comments)
Tap into the POWER of presentation - 04/16/09 04:48 PM
This blog is posted via Margaret Gehr (Re-Arrange It Interiors) who nailed the explaination of Staging Model Homes, Condos and Town Homes beautifully. Locally, contact Platinum Home Staging, Inc. for all your Home Staging, Re-Design and Interior Decorating needs at (805) 553-9952. Serving Santa Barbara to Los Angeles and everything in between. Via Margaret Gehr (Re-Arrange It Interiors): IT'S NO secret selling a home in today's market can be a challenge. One secret to rising above the challenges is the implementing a marketing basic known as visual merchandising or more simply put, PRESENTATION. Staging like visual merchandising is an art, but it is also a science with specific, easy to (0 comments)
RE "Agents" - what IS your title and what do you DO? - 04/14/09 10:24 AM
This has been left imprinted in my brain for a few days now after swimming in the sea of Real Estate websites and individual office listings. Why? Because I like to know who I work with. When a Realtor calls and asks for us to meet with them at a home to discuss our services I always try to do some background research on the person I am about to meet. Such as: are they a Broker, Realtor or the Financing Company (bank)? Are they the Office Manager, or just the Receptionist? You get the idea. But recently when I was (8 comments)
Via Kimo Stowell (JDS Consulting: Hawaii Decor Design and Home Staging ): Home Staging is One Little Red Wagon Thats NOT Tied to Other Sinking Ships in the Industry! Inspired by Benita Gottfried's post: Is Real Estate Staging A Bubble Profession? I thought I would post a rebuttal to Benita's thought provoking question. It is true that staging evolved into a full flung profession during the glory days of the most recent Real Estate Bonanza. It has also been postulated that (1 comments)
K.I.S.S. your house goodbye this Spring!!! - 04/06/09 06:05 PM
One of the easiest ways to breath new life into your home when selling is to bring the outdoors IN. You also don't have to spend a small fortune buying fresh flowers at the store to do it. Look in your yard, your garden, or your local parks for budding flowers or stems with colors and textures. But don't go over board, doing small settings or a lot of one item is best to create a great impact for buyers while touring your home. Here are a few examples that Platinum Home Staging, Inc. has recently done when Staging Homes in (12 comments)
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