Monthly Archives: June 2013

Top 5 Reasons to Incorporate Staging into Your Listing Package.

June 8th, 2013 | Posted by Teri Clardy

# 1 Unique Competitive Difference Offering Home Staging as part of the Realtor listing package is not something that every realtor does.  By going the extra step and putting that value added service in your package you end up with a unique and competitive difference. In today’s market, buyers want move-in-ready homes. Professional staging helps… Read the full article »

Helpful Hints for Selling Your Home

June 8th, 2013 | Posted by Teri Clardy

Thinking about putting your home on the market? Then here are some hints for you. The very first thing that potential buyers see is your front yard.  If you do nothing else to prepare your home, get the front yard in shape. Keep the lawn mowed, leaves raked or sidewalks shoveled, depending upon the season. Make… Read the full article »

Imitation, the sincerest form of flattery!

June 6th, 2013 | Posted by Teri Clardy

I had a home sell that I had recently staged.  Unfortunately, the Realtor failed to notify me until 1:00 the day of closing!  I quickly rearranged my schedule and my assistant and I, with my poor 83 year old mother in tow, headed to the house.  As we pulled up my heart sank.  The new… Read the full article »

Lighting Shouldn’t be Just an Afterthought

June 5th, 2013 | Posted by Teri Clardy

For many people, lighting is an afterthought. They look at paint color, furniture style, or how to accessorize their room before they even think about its lighting.  Lighting, however, is not just another accessory and certainly should not be an afterthought. Rather it is an integral part of a room’s form and function. Lighting affects how… Read the full article »