Welcome to my blog! Now that I am retired, I don't blog as much as I used to, generally offering Home Staging advice and decorating tips when I do write. On Wednesdays I enjoy sharing a fun picture or meme using my grandchildren as my inspiration.
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Wordless Wednesday - It's All About The Accessories "Maybe the best any of us can dois not to quit,play the hand we've been given,and accessorize the outfit we've got."Carrie Bradshaw Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
Serious sellers understand the importance of marketing. Strategic marketing is key to any sales business. Real estate is no exception.When you list a house for sale you are placing a product on the market, and your product will sell at it's highest price only...if buyers feel it's priced fairly,i...
Wordless Wednesday - Love Changes Everything "Love changes everything.So fill the world with it." Kid PresidentPrevious Wordless Wednesday Posts
Preparing to sell your house this spring? Even in a hot seller's market there is no guarantee of a fast sale. The homes that will go fast are the homes that are in the best condition. Buyers are still looking for well maintained, move-in-ready homes. They want value for their money.When preparing...
Wordless Wednesday - Are You Ready For Some Football? Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
Home Staging is one of the most misunderstood aspects of the home selling process. Something that home stagers and real estate agents hear every day..."There's no budget for home staging. ""We can't afford to stage our home. "Unfortunately most people perceive staging as expensive...far more exp...
It's funny how reading someone else's blog post can inspire us to write on the same subject or even on a completely different subject. It happens to me all the time. You never know where inspiration will strike. You never know what direction that inspiration will take you.Last week Kathy Streib s...
You've heard it a thousand times...." You don't get a second chance to make a good first impression."But just how important is first impression when selling your house? Whether it's referring to potential buyers viewing MLS photos, a potential buyer's reaction to curb appeal upon arrival, or a bu...
Wordless Wednesday - Eat Your Heart Out Tom Selleck Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
I won't be roasting chestnuts over an open fire this holiday season, but that doesn't mean I won't be enjoying nuts as a special treat.Many years ago, a very good friend shared this recipe with me. It's got my three favorite food groups: salt, sugar and grease!Although the main ingredient is one...