Welcome to my blog! I usually write about three times a week....generally offering Home Staging advice and decorating tips. I also write about local events in the Seacoast area of New Hampshire and I throw in the occasional healthy recipe.
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Wordless Wednesday - The Greatest Gift
If you are considering selling your home, or currently preparing your home for sale, here's something you should know about price.What your home is worth depends on who you ask.Not everyone looks at your house and sees what you see. The thing about "worth" is that the answer will be different de...
In my recent post, Real Estate Mathematics - Subtract Attachment & Add Appeal, I discuss the importance of sellers being able to remove their emotional attachment to their home. Great minds think alike....my fellow stager, Janice Ankrett , shared her thoughts on the subject using "focus" as the k...
Wordless Wednesday - Easter Bunny Band
Preparing a home for sale is a matter of emotional mathematics.Everyone in the real estate business has stories of how emotions have played a role in their business....both heartwarming and heartbreaking. Whether you are on the buying or selling side of the equation, emotion is a very powerful fo...
Two years ago I wrote about an amazing product I had found.... a glass cleaning cloth, called Holy Moly.This week I got a phone call from the owner of Holy Moly, Mike Powers.He had seen my post and read all the comments and was so pleased that he is sending me 10 Holy Moly cloths!The power of blo...
Wordless Wednesday - Luck of The Irish " I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and you're prepared for it. "Denzel Washington
In order to get what you want, you need to give others what they really want. If you want to sell your house, the fastest way to do it is to make it appealing to others. Prepare and present your home to be both emotionally and visually appealing to buyers and it won't stay on the market for long....
Wordless Wednesday - Love 'em or Leaf 'em
As a Home Stager it's my job to make homes appear more visually and emotionally appealing to buyers.Usually that involves suggesting new paint colors, rearranging the furniture, giving advice on what stays and what goes....whatever it takes to make the home stand out from it's competition on the ...