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Help! I’m Selling My House this Spring!

It’s...COMING! The Spring Real Estate Season that is. Are you going to sell your house this Spring? Not to sound like an ad, but we recomment a Sisters Staging Consultation to get ahead of the game.  Home sellers frequently ask real estate agents how to prepare their home for sale. While some real estate [...]

By |2020-01-22T11:17:24-05:00January 21st, 2020|Dear Sisters Staging|0 Comments

In the Lap of a Luxury Home? What It’s Like

Luxury Home Dear Sisters Staging, What is it like to stage a luxury home? Signed, Million Dollar Baby Alpharetta   Dear Million, Staging a luxury home is just like staging any home!  We prepare for staging in the same manner. We go to the home, speak with the homeowners and the Realtor if possible, do [...]

By |2019-11-20T18:21:18-05:00November 20th, 2019|Dear Sisters Staging|0 Comments

Is Spring the best time to list and stage my house?

Spring Dear Sisters Staging,  I have to move in February but everyone tells me there won't be enough buyers to bother with listing and staging my house.  I read on a real estate site that I should not bother in the Winter.  Should I wait until Spring to stage my home for sale?  Sincerely, Winter [...]

By |2019-11-20T18:17:56-05:00January 24th, 2019|Dear Sisters Staging|0 Comments

Should I Paint to Get My House Sold Quicker?

Dear Sisters Staging,  I am a homeowner about to list my house. Should I paint before staging? I am worried about outdated rooms colors. Is new paint better left to the next homeowner? Won't they want to choose their own colors? Please let me know!   Paintless in Sandy Springs   Dear Paintless, Better paintless than pantless, we [...]

By |2019-07-16T20:24:32-04:00December 8th, 2018|Dear Sisters Staging|0 Comments

Why don’t buyers love my house?

Dear Sisters Staging, Our house has been listed for six months! I cannot figure out why it hasn't sold. I have put EVERYTHING into my house. My ideas, my creativity, my money, my time. My tears are staining the furniture. We would love to find buyers who love the house as much as we do. [...]

By |2019-07-16T20:24:07-04:00November 29th, 2018|Dear Sisters Staging|0 Comments

What is a Staging Consultation for Homeowners?

So your real estate agent suggested you find a home stager. Well lucky you! Help for getting your home ready for listing is here!  Behold our Sisters Staging Home Sellers Consultation. "Maybe I should find out what buyers want BEFORE listing my house", you might be thinking. Great idea!   Here's how it works. Sisters [...]

By |2019-07-16T20:16:18-04:00November 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Staged for the Holidays?

Dear Sisters Staging, My real estate agent is MEAN!! She said not to decorate for the holidays while my house is for sale. Whuuuuut? This cannot be! In other years, my outdoor holiday display is visible from the Space Station and sugarplums dance throughout the house.  Help! Sincerely, Decorated in Decatur Dear, Darling Decorated, We [...]

By |2019-07-16T20:04:11-04:00November 24th, 2018|Dear Sisters Staging|0 Comments

Personal Items in a Staged Golf Course House

To Keep Personal Items in a Staged House Or Not to Keep? ......That is the Question Fab news, Sisters Staging Fans! Cheri Drake, the "firstborn sister" here. We are So Proud to announce our Staging Partnership with Gold Peach Homes Realty and the resplendent homes of Achasta Golf Resort in Dahlonega, Georgia! We are now [...]

By |2019-07-16T19:57:21-04:00November 23rd, 2018|Staged Homes|0 Comments

EMPTY HOUSE, no furniture

Dear Sisters Staging, The hubs and I don’t understand why we HAVE to have our house staged just to sell it.  It’s empty!  Won’t the buyers fall in love with the space as it is?  It has a great fireplace and the walls have just been repainted “Agreeable Gray”.  We were told that is the [...]

By |2019-07-16T19:53:42-04:00March 9th, 2018|Dear Sisters Staging|0 Comments