I was called by a builder to have a look at this cute house which has been on the market for 4 months with no offers. It’s a 2 bedroom, one bath and 885 sq ft on the main floor and an undeveloped basement. Great for downsizers or first time home buyers. The main concern … More Help for a Builder-Awkward Layout House
The snow is gone (hopefully), the trees and flowers are starting to bloom and people are on the move. It’s a great time to sell your home! So why isn’t it selling? There could be several reasons, but there is one I see way too often. And that is poor curb appeal. When sellers … More Do You Judge a House by its Curb Appeal?
First of all, we need a definition of Home Staging, also known as Real Estate Staging. Staging is the process of preparing a house to sell so that it appeals to a broad range of the target market thus bringing in more potential buyers, receiving more offers and selling faster. Staging cuts the time for … More Home Staging/Styling-What is it and Why do it?
There has always been controversy about whether staging a house for the market is really necessary. Do staged houses really sell faster than unstaged or vacant houses? Do they sell for more money than unstaged houses? Check out the results of a few of my before and after photos and let me know what you … More Proof in the Pudding!
What is home staging? Home staging is also known as real estate staging or real estate styling. It is the processing of preparing a home for the market so that it sells in the fewest possible days for the maximum amount of money. What houses should be staged? The simple answer is all houses need some … More Home Staging/Styling-What is it?