December 10, 2008
As we are nearing the end of one year and heading into a new year, it's a great time to reflect on what has worked in your business and what needs improvement. One area that frequently gets passed up .
September 07, 2008
Now that we're into September, while the weather may be cooling down, the fall real estate market is heating up! There couldn't be a better time to take a good look at your home staging business and ..
August 17, 2008
Even though most of us hang on to as much summer as we can, as soon as the calendar changes from July to August the department stores want us in ‘back-to-school’ mode. With school-aged ..
August 10, 2008
Home staging is an extremely lucrative career if you know how to properly charge for your services. It makes me cringe when I hear figures as low as $31.45 per hour being touted as ‘great ..
July 27, 2008
When a real estate investor sinks tens of thousands of dollars and hundreds of hours of labor into renovating a home, it's puzzling when the renos are complete and they decide to list the house ..
July 13, 2008
Finding secure and steady employment when you're an army spouse can be a challenge when you're faced with frequent and sometimes unpredictable moves. A home-based business is a great option, but a ..
July 06, 2008
If you make your living as an interior designer or decorator the current economy has got to be hurting your business. When the economy is slow, many people who might otherwise hire an interior ..
June 29, 2008
When I ask many real estate agents today about the state of the market and its effect on their income, I often get an earful about tiny, intermittent commission checks and complaints of record ..
June 21, 2008
Are you getting a lot of “lookers" but no “takers"? A lot of showings but no offers (or mostly low ball offers)? Your home probably needs the help of a Professional Home Stager. ..
August 01, 2007
So you're thinking of getting your home staged before putting it on the market but you're unsure of whom to choose. As a Professional Home Stager serving the Central Florida and Orlando area who has ..
July 30, 2007
One of the first and most important tips that I can give you, and you have probably heard a million times is to improve the curb appeal for your home. The exterior of your home is the first item that .
June 28, 2007
Home staging is a quickly growing field of real estate professionals who specialize in getting the best price for a “For Sale” home, without adding significant costs to the seller. ..
April 07, 2007
As a real estate agent, your first goal is to sell houses. Of course, the faster they sell and the higher the price, the more commission you make. Obviously, this is beneficial to you! However, it is .
April 07, 2007
For some, giving classes may seem counterintuitive. Why would you tell people what you know so that they can go do it themselves without your help? The answer is this: 1. By teaching, you are ..
April 05, 2007
Therefore, you will want to offer this tip to your sellers: Stage FIRST. That’s right. Your client should not have one person look at their house until it has been staged. It should not go ..
April 05, 2007
How can you differentiate yourself from other agents in your area? Every realtor has houses for sale. Every realtor will market the homes they have for sale. Every realtor wants to sell the homes as ..