I recently worked with Realtor Lori Hamilton staging a custom-built home. With its spacious 3803 sqft, it was important to showcase the versatile use of the open floor plan. To view the listing, click here.
I don't know about all you, but here in Portland, Oregon we've been having a bit of a rough summer. It's only been in the last week that we've finally been getting some real sunshine (without all the bouts of rain that made it feel like fall). Somewhere between juggling work and life, I managed t...
As I mentioned in my last post, I recently staged a home in SE Portland... and it has already sold : ) After having sat on the market for 3 months, the staging did wonders : ) Also, an update on the quick selling home I blogged about in my  Craftsman Bungalow post, Andrea Dufresne, the Realtor I ...
 I recently staged a home on 3134 SE MORRISON ST Portland, OR 97214. The home had been cleaned and decluttered. The look was comfy, and functional - if you were living there, but it wasn't set up for being sold. There were some basic errors being made. You can see how the flat screen was competi...
One of the most popular styles of home in Portland, Oregon is the Arts and Crafts (especially on the East side), so I have staged many a Bungalow and a Craftsman. There is a unique process in staging these types of home. These homes strive for cozy -they were designed mostly from 1900-1930, and t...
I am lucky to be someone who receives much of my business from word of mouth. It is very rewarding getting repeat clients, and building a repertoire with agents. Recently a Realtor I work with asked me to stage her own home for sale. It's nice to see how seriously she believes in staging (and how...
Just a little update on the Neighborhoods with Flair blog I posted earlier this week; the home has already sold. I think I need to go to Pine State and celebrate : )
I recently staged a home at 4253 SE Washington: I worked on emphasizing the homes natural cozy feeling, and in the livingroom showcasing that warm woodstove. This home was located in a cute neighborhood that is just a a few minute walk to Belmont, a pedestrian heavy street that features many eate...
  A recently staged a spacious 6 bedroom home for Lois Oliver-Miesbach. As you can tell by these beautiful Realty Imaging pics, this home had wonderful natural lighting; which was one of the features I emphasized with the staging. Click the google map to check out the listing : )
The first thing you saw when approaching this house was the vibrant blue door accented in red. It inspired me to use these colors to create a subtle visual pathway for the potential buyer.   Accessories in blue and red created a gentle recurring theme that helped lead a potential buyer from room ...

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