A week of real estate school is no picnic. It is one of my first priorities for setting up my Jacksonville Home Staging company. I thought after having already had my license for 6 years in SC plus working for a large brokerage 2 years prior to that, it would get easier. No. Real Estate school is still tough. The math formulas and word problems alone are a nightmare that borders on the ones from high school, where you forgot to wear pants. Still, I know for me that this is a good move. Having access to MLS for statistical data, and learning the language is something that agents appreciate. They know I’m serious about what I do.Read More
Portland, OR home stagers David Peterson & Nik Murrow have been two of my top home staging professionals for years. Their work is clean, sleek, and stunning. They have the kind of aesthetic that you immediately know it’s them when you see the photos. I’m excited to have the opportunity to tell their home stager story.
How long have you been a home stager? 5 ½ years
Why did you decide to become a home stager? My partner and I moved from LA to Oregon. He was working as a Costume Designer in LA and we were looking for a new opportunity. After speaking with our Real Estate agent we learned of Home Staging which was a great way to incorporate Nik’s design skills and my experience in Real Estate.Read More
In an article release this week by Tara-Nicholle Nelson, columnist for Inman News, home staging was cited as the #1 tip for receiving multiple offers when selling your home. 1. Pristine and staged. The homes that I’ve seen get multiple offers in my own market recently are immaculately clean — not a whiff of anything within…Read More
The launch for our Jacksonville Home Staging Company, Rave ReViews, is in full force. Since my last update, just about two weeks ago, I’ve set up an agent meeting and lunch & learn at Watson Realty, the largest real estate company in our area. I have also registered for Real Estate School, which begins on Monday.
Why real estate school when I’m a home stager?Read More
Looking for ways to improve SEO on your home staging or real estate websites? This great infographic by Interactivity Marketing should give you some guidance. I loved this infographic because it seemed to go so well with yesterday’s Tech4Biz session when I discussed my favorite WordPress plugin for SEO. Why is it my favorite? Because…Read More