Barbara Heil-Sonneck


After an international management career in a corporate company Barbara Heil-Sonneck started to fulfill her passion for Real Estate and Interior Design in 2001; buying run-down spaces and turning them into beautiful places to live in on a budget and profit line. Setting the Stage for Closing the Sale by increasing the desirability of a product was the goal. Out of this concepts of Real Estate and Interior Design, Design2Sell was born.

“We are touching the emotions of potential clients and customers with proven features that add beauty within a budget.”

Barbara has a comprehensive home remodeling background, and has been designing spaces for over 10 years. She is an Accredited Home Staging Professional, SAR certified, a board member of the Atlanta Sales & Marketing and serves on the Board of Advisors for the Home Staging & Redesign Association (HSRA). Barbara, along with her team, aim to bring the “Wow” factor to every home staging project through a passion and commitment for excellence within Real Estate and Interior Design.


  • RESA Real Estate Staging Association
  • Atlanta Home Builders Association
  • Professional Woman in Building, PWB
  • Sales and Marketing Council, SMC
  • Home Staging & Redesign Association, HSRA


  • The Venus Approach to Real-Estate Investing
  • Co-authoring book entitled “Home Staging by the Book”
The Venus Approach to Real-Estate Investing


Accredited Staging Professional ASP

Premium Home Staging Atlanta

Staging & Redesign Certification SAR

Certified Stager

Advanced Design Specialist

Design Specialist