Whether you are planning to sell your home or stay exactly where you are, you might be toying around with the idea of increasing the value of your home. After all, nothing wrong can come out of making your home easier on the eyes, right? And with so many different self-improvements for your home out…

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Making your home stand out to buyers is key to closing the deal in a timely manner. One unexpected factor that can make this difficult? Trends. There are some beloved (and timeless) looks that many homeowners adore. But when house hunters keep seeing the same contrived styles, the déjà vu effect activates, effectively switching off buyers’…

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Are you planning to sell your home? You want your prospective buyers to be able to imagine themselves living in that property. More precisely, you want them to feel that they have arrived at their new home. This is exactly where home staging comes into the picture. Professional home staging increases the chance of closing…

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Shirin Sarikhani started Seattle Staged to Sell from her home in 2005. With two young girls and eager to explore her interest in the design industry, she started a staging business from her home. As her daughters grew, so did the business. Nearly 15 years later, Seattle Staged to Sell is an award winning, female…

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For several years, Seattle was one of the many major cities with soaring home prices. More recently, Seattle has been known for home prices that stood still. Present day, an article by The Seattle Times states that a recent dip in Seattle home prices is leading a nationwide slow-down. So what does this mean for…

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before and after home staging

The Seattle real estate market has been hot for some time now, as is true in many cities around the United States. With this in mind, many homeowners believe a house will sell itself with little to no preparation. This is not the case. In fact many homes not properly prepared for selling sit without…

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Midcentury home's staged living room in Wedgwood, Seattle

At the beginning of February, we had the pleasure of staging this hip Wedgwood Midcentury home. The sellers had recently renovated it and we wanted to target young couples buying their first family home. We staged in an affordable style that mimicked some Midcentury elements but looked updated and hip to appeal to young homebuyers.

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Higland Drive Mansion Exterior

About this Highland Drive Mansion For this week’s Staging Spotlight, we will tour this amazing Highland Drive mansion in Seattle’s Queen Anne neighborhood. This stunning luxury home is on the market for $3.75 million. It is located on one of the most coveted streets in all of Seattle; Queen Anne’s famous Kerry Park renowned for…

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