We were so ecstatic when we heard that Pentane has nominated Tango Tangerine as the color of 2011.  After a few years of depressing news about our economy here in the USA and abroad, we welcomed this cheerful and super energized color. Therefore, it was clearly obvious that we needed to incorporate this inspiration and…

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Some houses just look like enchanted homes from story books. And this beautiful Ballard Tudor home is a perfect example of this. Obviously, home buyers felt the same way since it was sold only in few days with ten offers. It was easy to fall in love with the house even before entering. The garden, the window box…

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This Ravenna neighborhood house in Seattle, WA was staged and received eight offers. The offers starting to come in after three days and it was sold for more than the asking price. The 2012 Greater Seattle Area real estate market has started in a strong way here in the Greater Seattle Area and those of…

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Staging transformed this Seattle home for sale!    Are you selling your home? Still deciding on whether you should spend the money and have your home professionally staged? Hopefully, the AFTER pictures will convience you that spending money on home staging is not an expense, but instead, a sound investment. We asked the home owners to…

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CONGRATULATIONS!  You have signed the papers and gotten yourself a new listing. Now, you need to start preparing the home for the market. Like all the top rated and successful realtors, your first call is to your professional home stager. Once in the house, you and your home stager will be discussing your staging strartegy.…

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Color is one of the most important elements in our lives. It has a language of its own and it effects our mood and creates emotions. It’s part of who we are and how we feel. When I was eight years old, my parents bought me bright patent red leather shoes. It was the most…

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 This Ballard townhouse was our first 2012 staging project. Since the winter months can be drab, cold and dark, especially here in Seattle,  we decided to cheer, energize, and brighten up the inside.  Colors are a sure way to set any mood. We wanted to energize and brighten this Seattle townhouse tucked in the middle…

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Some things you just learn with experience! Period.  Learning to identify our ideal clients and ONLY working with them  is an example of one of these lessons learned through experience.  Of course, this approach requires saying NO at times.  Some might feel that they simply can’t say no to a potential client or to the…

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We had so much fun staging this house for Michael Ackerman from CBBain.  When it comes to staging, we like to save as much money as possible for the home sellers and this house was a perfect example of this. The homeowner had moved to the east coast and wanted to sell her house and…

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While back, I was viewing a house with a friend who was interested in finding a home in the range of $1.5 that offered stunning views of Puget Sound. Her agent called to let her know that he had found a property that seemed to possess all the features that my friend desired and the…

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