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Now that's what I'm talking about. Love to get those emails saying a property I staged sold so quickly.
I was hired to stage this vacant home because it had a really tough living room layout. I even stood and scratched my head when I was in the home taking measurements. I normally know immediately the layout I will use or at least have a pretty good idea. This one. Nothing.
If I was struggling and I do this for a living what do you think the potential buyer thought??
Long narrow room, fireplace on one end, traffic pattern down one entire side, patio doors to get access on the other. Yikes!
A sofa was too long to put crosswise facing the fireplace, and if I put it perpendicual to the fireplace you couldn't walk behind it to get out the patio door or into the dining room.
So here is what I came up with:
Just a few colorful things on the counter-tops helped the white kitchen.
The small dining room with a strangely placed light fixture were also enhanced with home staging.
The Master Bedroom was not only a little blah, it looked very small. I think this helped:
Don't leave the buyer standing in the middle of a room baffled and wondering what they would do with their furniture.....show them!
This blog will show great examples of home staging and redesign as well as inform you about great things in the Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN greater community. You'll get to know more about Rooms With Style, the type of home staging and redesign work we do, as well as get to know the owner, Shar Sitter, a little better.
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.