3 Day Live In-Person Staging Training Class: Melissa Returns to Live Teaching!

Melissa Marro Home Staging Training

Long considered one of the top stagers in both the United States and Canada, Melissa Marro returns to live in-person staging training this summer with a 3 day and 5 day course. This is a comprehensive program designed to fully instruct students on the BUSINESS of staging.   All necessary tools are provided to students  including [...]

Teaching 50+ yr old potential sellers Home Staging

home staging classes for 50 and older students

Today I taught my first home staging class at the University of North Florida (UNF) I’m teaching for an organization called OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute). OLLI is specifically designed for students over 50 years old who want to continue learning. This class wasn’t my typical home staging class where I’m teaching them to become [...]

New photos COMING SOON! How this is killing your sales.

activity during first week of listing

Today as I sat in my real estate sales meeting, watching a virtual caravan of the most recent listings in our office, I heard two different agents advise as the admin flipped through the photos, “New photos are coming soon.” Right now these listings are live on MLS, potential buyers are viewing them, but they [...]

How to start a home successful staging company with online training.

why should you have your home professionally staged

Are you wondering how you can start a successful home staging company with online training? If you’ve been researching home staging training courses you are probably trying to decide if an online course, or a classroom style course is better. The truth is that they are both very different and the right course will depend [...]

Should you build a home staging team, or refer excess work?

When your home staging business starts feeling growing pains should you build a home staging team, or refer excess work to other local home stagers? This isn’t a one size fits all business, and the right answer may be different for everyone reading this blog. In either case, it is important to understand what you [...]

Should I use Pinterest for Business or a Personal Account

should I use a pinterest for business or personal account

When Pinterest for Business first was released I was left feeling, “What’s the point?”. I was unable to find any justifiable reason to convert my personal account to a business account, especially since my profile represents not only my crafty hobbies, but also several home staging related businesses. What is Pinterest for Business? Pinterest for [...]

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Top 10 Home Remodeling Projects and their ROI

Top 10 home improvement projects

Wondering what are the top home remodeling projects? This infographic represents the Cost vs Value Report 2013 by NAR and Remodeling Magazine. Home Improvement ROI isn’t like they show on TV Watching home improvement TV shows like Love it or List it, give the impression that you will not only recoup all of your money [...]

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