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6 Tips for Staging Historic Homes
Putting a period home on the market requires a unique level of attention to detail. Here's how to preserve its historic appeal
"tting a period home on the market requires a unique level of attention to detail... Staging a home to sell is a somewhat different animal when you are dealing with a... focus on a historic home's distinct architecture and appeal to the most likely buyers... a historic or period home. While you want to make it appeal to the widest audience... sell to a specific kind of buyer who is looking for character and architectural details..."
Your Home-Selling Guide for a Faster and Better Sale
Learn staging and curb appeal tricks, how to get the best photos and more in this roundup focusing on high-impact house-selling strategies
"Learn staging and curb appeal tricks, how to get the best photos and more in this... strategic staging and amazing curb appeal can improve the way your home is appraised... put your home on the market.... recently nice homes reasonably priced may sit on the market for a year. Yet in a hot market... require a realtor either. Our current home was purchased by finding a "for sale by... going on. We see many homes here that have been on the market for well over a year..."
Take Great Home Photos the Easy Way — 5 Tips From a Pro
Improve your for-sale ad or just make beautiful memories with these simple strategies anyone can use
"your for-sale ad or just make beautiful memories with these simple strategies anyone... As a professional interior photographer for magazines and books, I've learned a few... with the tips, you'll find examples that offer inspiration for your own home photos... simple tips that can make a huge difference in helping you take better photographs... of your home's interior or design project. Little things like using a tripod, shooting..."
7 Tile Tips for Baths on a Budget
"With such a huge spread in pricing on tile and plumbing fixtures, it's hard for many... range of a bathroom remodel can vary just as greatly. If you're on a budget — and not... same goes for tile; it can range from 90 cents to 450 dollars a square foot. And the... here are a 7 features that elevate a basic bathroom to the next level without spending... What a timing post for me. Building a new home and getting a lot of bang for the..."
Guest Picks: 20 Finds for Staging Your Home
"Between a Sale and a Sad Story... your home for sale can be a daunting task. After you have cleared out any clutter... to your home. No reason to wait until you are selling your home though. These finds... bringing in a few inexpensive items can add loads of character — the good kind, that is... design a room around them! Love this post, not only for staging, but for freshin'... Staging your home for selling can be a tricky business if you are not aware of these staging..."
Sell Your Home Fast: 21 Staging Tips
Successful staging is key to selling your home quickly and at the best price. From cleaning to styling, these tips can help
"ssful staging is key to selling your home quickly and at the best price. From cleaning... sell your home as quickly as possible and get your asking price. Set the stage for success... these 21 tips for styling and upgrading your home, and see results — fast.... house on the market this summer, it goes without saying that you are hoping to sell... style for their home for the next home owner through home staging. This is a funny..."
Fix It or Not? What to Ask When Prepping Your Home for Sale
"whether a repair is worth making before you put your house on the market... sell your home, it can be tricky to know which changes would make your home sell more... boost the sale price — and which would just be a waste of your time and resources. Each... Each home (and each homeowner) is different; that’s why we’ve come up with 8 key questions... we got a perfect buyer- a contractor who was taking it on as a project. We got a great..."
Tips for Moving Into a Smaller Space
Downsize with less compromise: Celebrate the positive, pare down thoughtfully and get the most from your new home
"their homes than to hear of companies downsizing businesses — and the connotations... away from a large house, where maintenance is expensive and stuff seems to magically... can be a really good thing, but getting from here to there is not so easy. How do... you find a smaller place that still meets your needs?... larger homes to smaller ones a couple times. We moved from a home that had a huge... to sign on with a well-known local estate sale person who has a following and a website..."
14 Ways to Make More Money at a Yard Sale — and Have Fun Too
Maximize profits and have a ball selling your old stuff, with these tips to help you plan, advertise and style your yard sale effectively
"and have a ball selling your old stuff, with these tips to help you plan, advertise... yard sale is something you are not likely to forget — hauling heavy boxes and furniture... sitting for hours in the hot sun only to have no one visit or buy is nobody's idea... idea of a good time. But with some careful advance planning, smart advertising, catchy... signage and a beautiful setup, you can make extra cash and (gasp!) even have fun doing..."
Contractor Tips: 10 Ways to Get the Remodel You Want for Less
Lighten the load on your remodeling budget without sacrificing your design by heeding this insider advice
"the load on your remodeling budget without sacrificing your design by heeding this insider... sticking to a strict budget? Take some advice from this contractor — the tips below can... that is on sale for $60. Low end materials don't last and are too much of a pain to... Habitat for Humanity ReStore. Always a great resource for all kinds of supplies, doors... Habitat for Humanity center and on Craigslist. They are decorating their home with..."
Stage Your Home and Sell it Fast
"House for More Offers and a Quicker Sale... legwork for them and present their "new home" on a silver platter. If done smartly, the... used when staging my San Francisco condo. This unit sold within a month and a half for... slump is a real drag, especially if you're trying to sell your abode. So stage your... spent staging will be made up tenfold in the house sale — and you keep all the hot... accessories for yourself afterwards (or unload them on Craigslist). Here are some tips..."
Save Money on Home Staging and Still Sell Faster
"matters on home staging to keep money in your pocket and buyers lined up... When staging a home to sell, be careful about spending money. Many people spend... with a good Home Stager on those decisions first could actually save them money... save when staging your home to sell with these guidelines.... word of a home stager of what you should do to prepare your home for sale and/or what... welcoming! Staging our many home sales always made for quick sales and good profits. Fresh..."
10 Tips to Start a Garden — Can-Do Ideas for Beginners
Green up your landscape even if you're short on time, money and knowledge, with these manageable steps for first-time gardeners
"short on time, money and knowledge, with these manageable steps for first-time gardeners... ranch set on a corner of a block where the rest of the homes faced east or west. We... became a gardener 17 years ago when we bought our first home, a north-facing ranch... of our home from our neighbor's driveway. There and on the west side, there was no... were a few shrubs and a bit of ground cover. Half the lawn was thick and luxuriant..."
Design It Like a Man: Tips for Single Guys Planning a Bedroom
What guys should consider — aside from the Xbox — to design a bedroom that's comfortable, stylish and accommodating
"design a bedroom that's comfortable, stylish and accommodating... Being a man, I’m particularly on the lookout for styles that appeal to masculine... basically it’s a means with no end, because it’s impossible — and impractical — to lump all... men into a category of style. Everyone is different. But there are some similarities... bedroom home I have lived in for 34 years! Yikes! If I knew I had spent $32k on a mattress..."
12 Home Stages That Put on a Great Show
Get ideas for encouraging your family's performance skills from these kid-size and grown-up home stages and theaters
"ideas for encouraging your family's performance skills from these kid-size and grown-up... create a home stage. To get those creative juices flowing, you don't need an expansive... need is a small corner in a playroom or basement and the outgoing personality of a... you're a fan of family jam sessions, karaoke parties or self-produced plays, it might... colorful, fun stages will help bring out the kid in you, and who knows? It just might prepare..."