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real estate stager reno: Staging your outdoor spaces - 05/05/09 01:16 PM
Ideas for outdoor living space With spring lurking in a few months this is a great time to start thinking and purchasing items for your outdoor living space. In Nevada because of our beautiful warm weather our outdoor areas are seen as an extension or another room to our home. The possibilities are endless when it comes to outdoor spaces. It can be another eating area, lively gathering place, calm refuge or a place for our children to play all without leaving your backyard. Choose a theme that reminds you of a favorite setting or vacation destination. Then get started on (1 comments)
real estate stager reno: Color is pure magic! It can make or break a deal when selling a house. - 09/26/08 08:16 AM
I'm sure you have heard from buyers that they hate the "color" of the room or house. Why can't they just see past the color? Why can't they see how great the house could be if they just painted it themselves? Why even try and figure it out...they just can't . So make sure you have your sellers paint all areas that are dirty, bright or odd colors to in a warm neutral color. A color expert is your best bet when making color suggestions. The investment of fresh paint will pay off in more ways than one..how about more money (0 comments)
real estate stager reno: 2 Free Interior Redesigns will be given in October 2008 - 09/26/08 07:52 AM
Do you know a deserving individual or organization in the Reno/Carson or Tahoe Areas who could benefit from a Interior Redesign? Real Estate Staging Unlimited will be offering Two FREE one room Interior Redesign for a deserving individual or organization! Why?October is IRIS® Get Redesigned MonthSM IRIS is gearing up for Get Redesigned MonthSM with several industry partners and a nationwide radio campaign. IRIS members will redesign thousands of people's homes during this month-long event and we will be offering two free one room redesigns during October. IRIS (Interior Redesign Industry Specialists), an international, non-profit organization of professional redesigners and stagers announces (2 comments)
real estate stager reno: Karel Rogers is RESA Stager of the Month - 09/10/08 10:21 AM
This month I am being honored as (RESA)Real Estate Staging Association Stager STAGER of the Month and it is always a privilege to be recognized among my associates and peers. I love what I do and I always look forward when I complete a project and my client says WOW! If you are not familiar with RESA check out their website at www.RealEstateStagingAssociation.com RESA Stager of the Month http://www.realestatestagingassociation.com/content.aspx?page_id=22&club_id=304550&module_id=33117
Karel Rogers is a presenter at this year IRIS 2008 October Conference in San Diego Super Information Highway is a term used for the Internet and Driving 55 won't work on this Highway - it is the age of speed when you use the Internet! I am excited to present information how to use the Internet to create and use websites, your and others, e-newsletters, blogs, database programs and systems for efficiency in layman's words- marketing yourself on the Internet. It's all about marketing your business so people can find you and when they do making sure that you have (0 comments)
Please be our guest...we will be presenting information about staging and why it has become the secret weapon of savvy Realtors and homeowners for selling homes in this SLOW market. If you want to get the best listing price and the home sold in the least amount of time don't miss this class! Stage it... Sell it! will be presented in Reno andTahoe and a complimentary lunch will be provided. RSVP is required We'll see you there! RENO Thursday September 18th TAHOE Friday September 19th
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real estate stager reno: Are you lacking personality? - 08/21/08 09:17 AM
Ever meet a person that is monotone and doesn't have the ability to tell a story or answer a question? Well houses are the same-they must engage the buyer and create conversation! When selling a home many times the homeowner has already relocated and the home now sits empty lacking the once beautifully decorated furnishings that helped to give the home a great personality. We staged a home yesterday that couldn't create a good conversation with the buyer. It has been on the market empty for over 6 months and is listed for $1,7500.00 so not having the WOW was not an (1 comments)
real estate stager reno: To stage or not to stage...that is the question - 08/18/08 03:45 PM
Staging is not a new concept it has been around since the early 90's but like everything it takes an idea to travel around awhile before everyone catches the concept. HGTV was the wild fire for staging. They informed their viewers about this innovative concept of presenting the home completing ready to the future homeowners. No second guessing how the home will look. By de-cluttering, de-personalizing, reshaping the furniture to fit the home the buyer can see how the home will work for them. Staging is not going to go away any time soon, so get on board and use it in your (1 comments)
real estate stager reno: Before you sell add the sparkle to the home - 01/27/08 09:13 PM
Before you sell add some sparkle Adding the sparkle to any home is important. In this case I am talking about the lighting throughout the home. This not only includes the electrical lighting but also the light that comes from the windows. Make sure that all the light bulbs are working and are the proper wattage so that the room is properly illuminated. In addition make sure all the windows throughout the home have been professionally cleaned inside and out. This will make a HUGE difference in allowing natural light to flood the room. Having natural light coming into the room will create a mood that can (2 comments)
real estate stager reno: Have you bought a book just because of the cover? - 01/27/08 08:09 PM
Have you ever bought a book just because you liked the book jacket? Marketing a product is all about creating the right packaging for a new product launch. All companies spend top dollar creating a unique and eye catching labels so that we will buy their products. and the same principles apply when selling a home.Marketing a home takes strategy if you want to receive the best price and sell it in the least amount of time you have to start with the basics-- · Get the seller serious about getting the home ready for the first buyer · Clean, repair, paint all (2 comments)
real estate stager reno: Who can afford window treatments!? - 01/27/08 10:40 AM
Who can afford window treatments! The answer is everyone! If you're not on a budget then don't bother reading on however if your rooms still only have privacy blinds and your room looks plain and not finished then window treatments are what you need. Look at patterns for window treatments at you nearest fabric store. Most patterns are very easy to understand and complete. Be prepared to buy a lot of yardage so if you're on a budget use expensive fabric for banding or accent on a base fabric to create a custom look on a budget. You don't have to have a sewing (9 comments)
real estate stager reno: RESA appoints Karel Rogers Nevada State President - 01/21/08 10:23 AM
For Immediate Release January 20, 2008 Karel Rogers has been appointed Nevada State President of the Real Estate Staging Association. "RESA" is the portal to the staging industry and is the source of education and business tools focused on the needs of real estate stagers. She will serve a 1-year term as President and will help to establish chapters throughout Nevada which will provide peer to peer support for the chapter members as well as promoting education to real estate agents, home owners and the general public regarding the value and benefits of Staging. RESA is the only Staging Association in North America (0 comments)
real estate stager reno: Are Staging Companies created equal? - 01/20/08 10:59 PM
Staging is all about creating a connection with the future homeowner. When you are hiring a staging company be sure to interview and find out what types of products and services they provide. How long have they been staging What is their background in design, what formal training do they have for staging What kind of staging(vacant, occupied) do they provide? Do they own any furniture? or will you have to rent from a corporate leasing company, this can be very expensive How much inventory do they have and what is the quality of these products How long will it take to complete the project How many rooms will they (0 comments)
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