Traditional v. Transitional Staging

Traditional This house was sold last year, but the new owner received an unexpected job change to another state not that long after moving in.  Therefore, not much work was done to make this house their own.  So, before listing it this year, the owner contacted Premiere Stagers & Realty to stage it.  It [...]

By | 2018-07-17T11:52:37+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Articles, Portfolio|

The Little House that Could

Pricing a 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom, 1117 square foot house is based upon the comparables of recently-sold or active properties within its subdivision. Since the house next door is also for sale, it is definitely a comparable.  However, that house has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and a family room.  Both houses are in a desirable neighborhood. [...]

By | 2018-07-11T14:31:18+00:00 July 11th, 2018|Articles, Portfolio|

How Expensive is Vacant Home Staging?

Should Every House be Staged? Premiere Stagers & Realty get this question all the time.  My answer is that most houses should be staged before listing. Houses don't need to be staged when they have little-to-no-value and you're basically selling the property; or when you are selling to a relative or to a house [...]

By | 2018-06-20T16:53:46+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Articles, Portfolio|

Modern Farmhouse Home Staging

Modern Farmhouse Style Modern farmhouse combines the lines of contemporary design with cozy accents to create a modern, fresh take on the country-living inspired style. Modern farmhouse style is known for its neutral palette and characterized by natural textures such as puffy cotton or linens, and materials like wood or galvanized steel. Apparently it is the new look [...]

By | 2018-06-04T17:44:46+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Portfolio|

Retirement Community Staging

After two successful stagings by Premiere Stagers & Realty (formerly Premiere Home Stagers) at Middleton Glen Retirement Community, there was one unit left to sell. This two-bedroom unit was quite large and, thus, was a little more expensive.  The director knew it was likely to sell faster if it was staged.  It is difficult [...]

By | 2018-05-14T12:34:09+00:00 May 15th, 2018|Portfolio|

Spring Selling Season?

This is the view in my backyard this morning--mid-April in Wisconsin!  We are expecting another 2-4 inches tonight.  Where did spring go? Does this affect the buying and selling season?  You bet! When the weather advisories tell you to stay inside due to slippery road conditions, people heed this advice, especially on the week-ends. [...]

By | 2018-04-15T14:19:05+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Articles|