10 Cities that are Poised for a Rebound and 10 Cities that are Overpriced

March 8, 2010 | Barbara's Blog

Staying on top of what is happining in the market Design2Sell is always on the lookout for news to share .. Via Jennie Norris, ASPM, IAHSP (Sensational Home Staging): Wednesday, December 16, 2009 10 Cities Where Housing is on the Rebound. According to Michael Kling of Investopedia (, the following US Cities are poised for […]

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Grouping Pictures Quick Tip

May 30, 2009 | Barbara's Blog

Hanging Pictures and/or plates mix and match in groupings with odd numbers, like 3 frames or 5 plates for the best impact. Start by laying out your desired frames on the floor. Arranging the pictures on a solid background color will help you give you a clear idea of how you want them displayed. Try […]

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Transformation on a Budget

May 19, 2009 | Barbara's Blog

Scope of Work: Consult with Realtor and Owner on scope, Work with existing items and some accessories, Create Wow Factor BEFORE AFTER Click here to see the BEFORE and AFTER Slide Show .

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Are you Prepared: One Minute Elevator Pitch

April 24, 2009 | Barbara's Blog

I am always on the look out to improve and to find great tools, and here is one I found which I feel is worth to share and helps to create or review your existing Elevator Pitch. A step to Step Approach from Harvard Business School, give it a try. One Minute Elevator Pitch   […]

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Five Housing Markets That Will Recover First

April 21, 2009 | Barbara's Blog

James Diffley, Group Managing Director, IHS Global Insight Diffley heads the local forecasting group at IHS Global Insight, an international economics firm that has put the U.S. housing market under a microscope in recent years. He likes to think of the recovery question in terms of the first markets within regions. Like several other economists […]

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Enter to WIN: IAHSP Atlanta Chapter – FREE Home Staging Contest

April 2, 2009 | Barbara's Blog

Do you have a listing that has been on the market for 3 months or longer? Do you think the home would benefit from home staging? I am a member of the Atlanta Chapter of The International Association of Home Staging Professionals (IAHSP®). We just launched a contest in which a homeowner whose house has […]

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The Top 5 Factors for selling a Home After Price & Location – The Top 5 Factors for selling a Home After Price & Location – Beat your Competition

March 14, 2009 | Barbara's Blog

Potential Buyer’s expect a deal in terms of price, expect upgrades and want to be wowed. There is a reason why builders spend thousands of dollars staging their model homes. A good advice for any Home Seller is to put the personal decoration taste aside and stage a home to sell! The Top 5 Factors […]

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