Touch Ups and Tweaks – Big Improvements/Small Costs
Whether you’re looking to put your home on the market or in the market for a room update, there are many small and inexpensive ways you can update any living space. Sandy Levin, a member of RESA and Owner of Beautiful Interiors Design Group, was recently featured on NBC’s “House Smarts”.
Click here to see Sandy on NBC’s “House Smarts”
RESA Niagara “Meet & Greet & Network with Mayor Walter Sendzik”.
On March 25th, 2015 the Real Estate Staging Association (RESA) Niagara Chapter hosted a phenomenal, successful, SOLD OUT “Meet & Greet & Network with Mayor Walter Sendzik”.
The event was held in St. Cat…
I was recently asked by a friend if I had seen her newly listed house on MLS. “I staged it myself” she proudly said. “I think I could be a home stager! What do you think?”
I searched online and found Carol’s MLS photos and truthfully, her house looked “okay”. But is “okay” good enough when sellin…
It is freezing out there and you want to sell your home… crazy or what? Who is going to come out in this weather and look at your home?
There has always been a misconception that winter is the worst time to sell your home.
Naturally, many homeowners hear this news and decide to hold out…
THE VIRTUES OF INTERIOR RE-DESIGN
by Nicole Wexler
It has become de rigeur to espouse the virtues of going green and being eco-friendly. One of the most effective ways to achieve this goal in the field of interior design is to implement a design that re-uses what you already own as far as possible, especially by recycling old or tired furniture. This helps reduce one’s impact on the environment as well as on the wallet! [Read more…]
Staging a Home to Appeal to First Time Buyers
We all know that staging a home for sale means turning it into a product that will appeal to the largest cross-section of potential buyers out there. However, stagers are well-advised to bear in mind the likely demographic of potential buyers for a given property. For instance, recently the market was stimulated by the availability of the increased first-time home buyer’s tax credit. Homes of a size and location likely to appeal to first-time buyers need to be staged to appeal specifically to this group of people. [Read more…]