Home Staging-a.k.a. getting a property to look its camera-ready best is rarely as dramatic as what you see on TV. But properties that look their best, and are priced accordingly historically garner the most interest, drive the most traffic, and … Continued
Home Staging and Decorating thought activism at its most passionate! Snappy answers and reasoned resets for your space and your stuff, and why it all matters so darn much.
House still on the market…? Little traffic, fewer offers? Listing photo fails could be why. Two things engage buyers: price, and condition that are in sync. Price may be the first filter, but good listing photos seal the deal, they … Continued
There is lot going on the world these days. Many hearts are ohso heavy, and the ongoing, omnipresent ‘updates’ magnify the sorrow. Dismiss the ‘there has always been great discord, social media just lets us see it more now’ argument-it … Continued
Whether your frame of reference is Pete Seeger and The Byrds, or the decidedly more somber original, there is indeed a season for everything, including decor. When you’re getting ready to sell, part of this Westchester County Home Stager’s job … Continued
Longtime Westchester County homeowners contemplating a downsize move already have a lot to think about. Yes, the economy, and our real estate market have been recovering, but it’s been uneven. Add in the chatter about the Feds’ upcoming meeting to discuss raising … Continued
Today’s post is a proverbial tip of the cap to #8 Yogi Berra. Writers write what they know about, and regular readers know I love baseball. Have had this analogy in my mind for months, planning to run it for … Continued
Used to be houses were on the market in Spring and Summer, buyers moved in the Fall, and everyone left standing reconciled themselves to ‘next year’. There were many reasons for this, all valid at the time. But little has … Continued
As a green-minded citizen of the world, I get all the reasons ceiling fans make sense. And they are great if you have big rooms with tall ceilings and are not selling your house. But as a Westchester County Home Stager … Continued
I aim for a light touch when styling photos. Clever and whimsy trumps pricey anyday.