Welcome to my blog! Now that I am retired, I don't blog as much as I used to, generally offering Home Staging advice and decorating tips when I do write. On Wednesdays I enjoy sharing a fun picture or meme using my grandchildren as my inspiration.
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Selling a home is just like selling any other product. It must be presented in the best light possible...strategically marketed to be both visually and emotionally appealing to the majority of buyers.Your product must do more than simply fit the size, price and location requirements of a buyer. I...
Wordless Wednesday - Proud To Be An American " And I'm proud to be an American, where at least I know I'm free.And I won't forget the men who died, who gave that right to me. "Lee Greenwood Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
How your furniture is arranged greatly impacts the impression buyers will have of your house. If you are preparing your house for sale and feel overwhelmed by the process, you are not alone. Preparing your house for sale is a lot of work. Once you have done the obvious...removed all the excess s...
Wordless Wednesday - A Drink In The Sink Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
That's right..... I call my dad "Monkey Boy".I originally wrote this several years ago, but thought it was time to share once again... Several years ago our garage door opener was broken. The very heavy door had to be opened and closed manually. We had to wait for a part and dealing with the ...
Many stagers and real estate agents make the claim that home staging gets homes sold faster. "Less time on the market " is the phrase most commonly used.The truth is, there are no guarantees with home staging. The reason for this is simple....there are far too many factors that can extend time o...
Wordless Wednesday - Mutual Admiration Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
Home Staging isn't just about furniture and paint colors. Home Staging is about creating appeal and value through strategic marketing. Each room is prepared to show space and function. The intent throughout is to increase the perceived value of the home in the minds of buyers.My goal as a home st...
Wordless Wednesday - Happiness Is A Good Hare Day Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
It's been proven time and again that visual appearance influences potential home buyers. Whether negative or positive, condition will be a determing factor in how fast, and for how much, your house sells. If you are planning to list your house for sale, a home staging consult will arm you with th...