What’s the No. 1 question I get asked when I walk through someone’s home to stage it?

What’s the No. 1 question I get asked when I walk through someone’s home to stage it?

What’s the No. 1 question I get asked when I walk through someone’s home to stage it?   Give up?  The No. 1 question I get asked when I do a staging consult is ………… “What Color Should I Paint My Walls !!!!”  The popular staging color currently is gray.  But wait !  Before you say you hate gray, there are a lot of different shades of gray (no pun intended) and there is bound…

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Should I replace my builder installed brass door knobs to sell my house?

Should I replace my builder installed brass door knobs to sell my house?

Should I replace my builder installed brass door knobs to sell my house? What is the first thing you touch when you walk into a home? It’s the door knob.  What does a cheap brass doorknob say? “I’m not fancy.  May a low offer.”  What does a pitted, tarnished door knob say? “The house is not kept up. Low ball me.” What does a contemporary new looking door knob say? “Come on in. I have…

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10 Staging Tips to Sell Your Home Fast

10 Staging Tips to Sell Your Home Fast

10  Staging Tips to Sell Your Home Fast   1. Depersonalize. Depersonalize. Depersonalize. Buyers needs to picture themselves in your room.  80% of the buyers have difficulty visualizing themselves in rooms that smack of the owner’s personality.   Of the 20% that can visualize, they will low ball their offer for the “work” they feel they need to do.  Remove quirky decorating, family photos, trophies, degrees etc.   2. Declutter.  Declutter.  Declutter.      …

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Do you know what you’ve done to your home?

Do you know what you’ve done to your home?

Do you know what you’ve done to your home? A realtor went through a home recently with one of his buyers and they came across a house where the prospective seller had left information out on his kitchen table of all the work he had done on his home, including receipts & maintenance records.  The client was very impressed when he saw the information and he was much more confident when submitting an offer. When…

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