Category: Home Staging Articles

Tips to Create Cozy Outdoor Living Spaces with Patio Furniture

| August 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Tips to Create Cozy Outdoor Living Spaces with Patio Furniture The outdoors is an extension of our homes that we need to make as comfortable as possible. Using patio furniture is an ingenious way of making the outdoors fun and exciting for the whole family. Ideas might not be flowing right now but these tips […]

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The 5 Elements of the Sellable Outdoor Kitchen – By Guest Blogger Kerrie Kelly, FASID

| July 26, 2017 | Comments (0)

The 5 Elements of the Sellable Outdoor Kitchen By Kerrie Kelly, FASID Summer is one of our favorite times of the year to encourage homeowners to put their homes on the market. Not only are people more willing to look around their neighborhood and enjoy open houses due to the warm weather, but they are […]

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4 Essential Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Home – Guest Blog by Maricel Tabalba

| July 24, 2017 | Comments (0)

4 Essential Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Home Purchasing a home, especially for the first time, can not only be a daunting and difficult task, it can be one of the most costly choices you make during your lifetime. Not only is the initial investment large, but the choices you make regarding location […]

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Why You Should Consider Getting a Loft Conversion To Increase the Value Of Your Home

| July 5, 2017 | Comments (0)

Why You Should Consider Getting a Loft Conversion To Increase the Value Of Your Home By John Miller Who doesn’t like to own a high-value property? Having a house of your own is one of the best ways to invest your money right. On top of that, one rising trend in increasing the value of […]

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Buying On A Budget: How Seniors Can Find The Right Home For Their Needs

| July 5, 2017 | Comments (0)

Buying On A Budget: How Seniors Can Find The Right Home For Their Needs By Jim Vogel, Elder Action   Photo via Pixabay by KAWILSON Looking for a new home can be a daunting task; there are so many things to consider, including budget, financing, neighborhood, proximity, and how the new home can meet your […]

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Infographic on Home Prep and Staging Tips

| May 26, 2017 | Comments (0)

Check out this info-graphic on Staging . . . from ATG Stores.   Interesting statistics and suggestions for areas of improvement with the biggest bang for the buck. One word of caution, never recommend lighting candles in a home that is vacant.  The risk of fire is real, and even an occupied home should not […]

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Marketing Strategy for the Spring Market

| May 1, 2017 | Comments (4)

Marketing Strategy for the Spring Market Jennie Norris, ASPM, IAHSP-Premier, SRS, BTS, REO, IAHSP-CB President & CEO, Stagedhomes.com Chairwoman, International Association of Home Staging Professionals (IAHSP) Spring has sprung in most parts of the country. . . trees are in bloom, flowers are growing and with the signs of life emerging comes the emergence of […]

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4 Profit Killing Mistakes Made By New House Flippers

| April 10, 2017 | Comments (4)

Benefit from the mistakes of other first time home flippers. No one is perfect. When it comes to real estate investing, even the savviest investors make mistakes their first time around. While we do our best to guide new investors through the process, there are still several mistakes we find new investors making that can cause a […]

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How to Use Home Staging to Get a Better First Impression on a House

| April 10, 2017 | Comments (6)

We’ve all heard the phrase, “you only get one chance at a first impression”; a good impression at least and that’s even more important when it comes to staging a home! It’s said that it takes no more than seven seconds for someone to form a first impression and decide (based on looks) if they are or […]

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Outdoor Living Spaces – Just the Extra “Room” You Need

| April 6, 2017 | Comments (0)

Outdoor Living Spaces – Just the Extra “Room” You Need By Lea Schneider – Guest Blogger for Stagedhomes.com   Adding an extra room might be just the bait you need to catch a buyer. While a brick and mortar addition may be out of your budget, creating an outdoor living space is easy and doable. […]

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