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Home staging is not a fad, it’s a trend. If you want to be ahead, adopt early.

Posted  June 30, 2012  by  Melissa Marro

The key differences between a fad and a trend is staying power. Fads develop quickly and evaporate. Trends develop over time and have staying power. Here in 2012, it’s clear that home staging is now a trend, not a fad. Consumers who want to sell their home, and real estate pros who want to build […]

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Taking Home Staging to the Next Level: Lifestyle Merchandising

Posted  April 4, 2011  by  Donna Dazzo

Did you know that home staging is all about “lifestyle merchandising“? Yes, when you are selling your home, you are actually merchandising a lifestyle to potential buyers. Recently I graduated from an advanced staging course given by Matthew Finlason, host of HGTV’s “The Stagers”. It was an intense, two-day course attended by only a handful […]

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DIY (Do it Yourself) Home Staging Gets Sale

Posted  March 1, 2011  by  Donna Dazzo

You don’t have to spend a lot of money on hiring a home stager.  If you are willing to do the work a home stager recommends yourself, then a few hundred dollars investment in a home staging consultation can result in thousands of dollars of return in selling your home and/or thousands of dollars in […]

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Pets Overview

Ideally, you should remove your pets from the premises while your home is being shown to buyers. If you can’t remove your pets, crate them or keep them out of the buyer’s way. Many people have allergies or a fear of animals...
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Paint Color and Lighting: Tips and Information

Recently I attended a Color and Lighting seminar for the trade at the Benjamin Moore showroom here in New York City, one of only three of their showrooms across the nation. As a home stager and interior redesigner, I often reco...
by Donna Dazzo
 

 
 
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But…but…but – Objections to Home Staging, Overcome – Part I

Whether it’s your home for sale or your client’s home for sale, not every seller is convinced right off the bat that staging the home is something as necessary as getting a home inspection or a pre-approved mortgage...
by Donna Dazzo
 

 

 
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The Top 10 Home Improvements That Could Devalue Your Home

Sometimes, making an improvement to your home could actually hurt you when you try to sell it. Here are the top 10 home improvements that can make your home harder to sell: 1. Kitchen Renovation. Any renovation of a kitchen tha...
by Donna Dazzo
 

 
 
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DIY Home Staging Produces a 299% Return on Your Investment

Low cost, do-it-yourself home improvements produce a significant return on investment when a home is sold. HomeGain just released the findings of their survey of 600 real estate agents nationwide to determine the top 10 low-cos...
by Donna Dazzo
 

 



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