Tag Archives: Real Estate

Acting on Staging Advice

Smart sellers have an open mind.  These clients were very smart.  They recognized that the 30-plus year old home they want to sell needs to appeal to today’s buyers.  They “let go” of design selections they had made over several … Continue reading

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Remodel VERY LIGHT to Sell, With a Touch of Decluttering

The most significant improvement to “move this property” was a newly installed marble desktop and fresh coat of paint in a time-stamped, 1990’s home office, the first room buyers took in when entering this home. A couple of hours spent de-cluttering is always smart … Continue reading

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Current Kitchen: Smart Remodeling to Sell

A budget that might have been used exclusively to overhaul a kitchen was invested wisely so that other home improvements could be made to sell this home quickly: new and refinished hardwoods throughout the downstairs, a new wood staircase with iron balusters, a … Continue reading

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Unbelievably Beautiful Lot & Well-Built Larry Stewart Home: See It Soon

This beautiful, well-built Larry Stewart home in the exclusive and gated community of  Hogan’s Glen, backs up to woods adjacent to the fairway.  It has a fresh coat of paint throughout the home and the downstairs is staged with current transitional furnishings and … Continue reading

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Staging To Live or Sell: A Problem Space or A Bonus Space?

Unusual spaces can serve as a detraction or as a bonus when selling a home.  When left empty, buyers may be puzzled as to what to do with the space.  Filled with the wrong thing, the bonus square footage may be perceived as a … Continue reading

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Three Hour “Power Stage”

This Keller home was listed and the sellers were not getting the offers they anticipated. A new realtor was engaged and the homeowner, new realtor and Design Perspectives all convened for a three-hour, hands-on “power stage”. Armed with a staging … Continue reading

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Staging: Believing in the Value

The realtor on this listing believes in the value of staging wholeheartedly.  Enough to subsidize and roll up her sleeves for hands-on help with the process.  Working primarily with the homeowners’ possessions, we rearranged, tweaked and supplemented only with rental art … Continue reading

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Another Better Bedroom: Staging to Sell or Live

  It began as a staging project.  In the bedroom we removed clutter, made the bed in “hotel-like” fashion, added fresh lamps, art and a seating vignette in the bay window.  The client loved the changes in this room and … Continue reading

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“Staging to Live”: Stage Before You Decide to Move

With an upcoming move back east to be near family, this client engaged Design Perspectives to stage their Grapevine home to create “model home” appeal. Simple improvements were made:  wood floors were extended into the primary living space and kitchen cabinets … Continue reading

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6500 SF Vacant Staging

What we did:  paint and stage.  We painted cabinets and over faux.  We fully staged, the entire home. Why stage a 6500 SF vacant home or any home for that matter? Many buyers can’t envision how a room might be used.  … Continue reading

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