Home Staging Tip: How To Style Your Dark Sofa

Full disclosure…when I first started my real estate staging business, I was not very good at explaining why something wasn’t working in a room.  The reason was that I really didn’t know why I felt the way I did.  I would just get this little voice nagging at me and I would struggle to come […]

How Do You Know If A House Should Be Staged?

I just recently gave a presentation to a real estate office and one of the REALTORS® asked a great question. How do you know if a house should be staged? I think that his real question is really about value.  How do I know if it is worth the investment to stage a house?  I think […]

Buy This, Not That: TV Stands

For those of you who read this blog, you know I am a chipper, enthusiastic sort.  And, in my staging, I love to work with what my clients already own as much as possible. I don’t like to ever go negative unless I feel it in service to you all.  So, in the spirit of […]

Advantages To Selling In The Summer

Starbucks does it. So does Apple. In fact, I can’t think of many companies that don’t do this. And, when you think about it, if you are selling a house, there is no reason that you can’t do what these marketing giants do too. They all sell products right through the summer.  They don’t get […]

I Need Flipping Help!

To all my favorite flippers out there, Thanks to my friend Lynn, rehabber extraordinaire, and Walt at Home Depot, I was inspired to create a designer kitchen for a flipper’s budget.  Click on the picture and scroll down to find out how to create an awesome, designer looking kitchen out of Home Depot. xo, lori

How to Stage a House 101: Staging for the Fall Real Estate Market

If you want to sell your house strategically this fall, I hope that you are already asking yourself about what sells a house fast in the fall market!  If you are, that is awesome and you totally rock!   If you’re not, I am glad that this post peaked your interest and hope that you will […]