Our counterparts in Australia, Foxy Home Staging, recently invited our owner, Melissa Marro, onto their international home staging podcast! Jake Shorter, the show’s host and co-founder of Foxy Home Staging, had some great questions for Melissa about Rave’s pricing model and her 2019 IAHSP keynote speech.Read More
We talk a lot about the nitty gritty of home staging in the US, but home staging is a global, growing industry. Everywhere does it a little differently.
Annie Doherty is an expert home stager, trainer, and mentor who has worked in both the US and the UK. She is currently a Master Consultant for the House Doctor team, based in the UK.
At the 2019 International Association of Home Staging Professionals (IAHSP) Conference, Melissa Marro, owner of Rave Home Staging, sat down to chat with Annie. While the design standards – and the relationships with clientele – are largely the same, there are a lot of differences between home staging in the US and home staging in the UK.Read More
There are a lot of steps in-between the decision to sell a house and the final closing. There are just as many potential obstacles.
Melissa has had first-hand experience with these obstacles, as a stager, a home seller, and even as a realtor. In this week’s radio show, Melissa covers some of the biggest problems you can encounter as a seller or someone helping sell a home.Read More
At this year’s International Association of Home Staging Professionals (IAHSP) Conference, Melissa Marro, owner of Rave Home Staging, delivered a keynote speech reflecting on her company’s rise in the industry. Melissa has launched not one, but two successful home staging companies in her lifetime.
Rave is a million dollar company, and Melissa is internationally recognized in the home staging community. Rave stages over 500 vacant homes every year, plus the business we have coming in from our occupied stages. On average, we complete 2 stages and 2 de-stages EVERY DAY, Monday through Friday.
How do we do it?Read More
A lot of first-time clients won’t know what to expect from a home stager. For occupied homes in particular, it can seem like an invasive process. The best way to put a new client at ease is to be completely upfront with them…Read More