Category Archives: Real Estate

The house that listed and closed within 13 days

Yes, it’s true that this home was listed and went under contract in one day before closing on day 13. What you don’t know is that the seller spent weeks getting their home ready for market prior to listing. Centerpiece … Continue reading

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What to do when the lowest priced home in a very popular and desirable neighborhood isn’t selling

We’ve been very busy staging this year and haven’t had a lot of extra time to post on our blog so we’re going to work to post a blog series on overcoming difficult listings. The home featured here was already … Continue reading

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Over the Tabletop 2015

The North Mecklenburg Woman’s Club recently held their 7th annual Over the Tabletop & Sip and Shop at The Peninsula Club in Cornelius. Over the last 100 years, this organization has brought together women to promote and support social, educational … Continue reading

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Step up ways to utilize space under your stairs

The space underneath stairs in homes is often left underutilized by designers and builders.  This area in the home is actually a great resource to gain a few more square feet of functional space in your home. The more common … Continue reading

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Less is more when it comes to selling your home

My grandmother in Wisconsin recently mailed me very amusing column clipping written by Joel Stein in TIME magazine called “Decolor My World”. It was essentially a satire piece highlighting the writer’s recent experience of selling his home and working with … Continue reading

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Staging with Style and Color: Nautical Americana

  Real estate has not slowed this summer like we experienced in recent years.  It’s like the spring selling season stretched right through summer, and we are busier than ever before!  When staging new listings, we often start with a … Continue reading

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Bachelor Pad Bungalow – A Staging® Success Story

Several weeks ago one of my clients at Keller Williams contacted me about an upcoming listing of hers.  The seller was a repeat client of hers, and he needed to get his bachelor bungalow sold ASAP because he was getting … Continue reading

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