Posts Tagged "property stylist"

Home staging is as “Australian” as it gets!

Posted by on Aug 7, 2011 in Blogs | 6 comments

Home staging is as “Australian” as it gets!

While many home stagers continue to try and increase the awareness of the home staging and property styling/presentation market, it was great to see a piece in The Weekend Australian (July 30-31 2011) newspaper recently which helped support the benefits of engaging a stylist to help prepare a home for sale. The Weekend Australian ran an article on the merits of investing money into a property when selling and the importance of styling to improve the sale value of a home. Leading Australian real estate agent, John McGrath, commented that almost 25% of home sellers are engaging a home stylist...

Read More

Does home staging mean renovating my house prior to listing?

Posted by on Jul 2, 2011 in Blogs | 4 comments

Does home staging mean renovating my house prior to listing?

The simple answer, no. Home staging incorporates many activities aimed at increasing the visual and emotional appear of a property listed for sale. While sometimes trades are required to fix issues in the home such as damaged plasterboard, leaking taps (or replacing fittings), replace or renew light fittings and switches, most of the work that needs to be done in a home is work that be undertaken by the home owner with the assistance of home staging professional. Most house have what is needed to transform them into spaces buyers want to be, it’s often just a third party ‘buyer...

Read More