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MAP Consultants, LLC
Susan I love it, great article! Margaret, you are quite the contrarian aren't you? Well, I guess if we all thought the same way, it would be extremely dull. I'm with Susan on setting the table, and do it for all of my stagings - it lifts the energy in the room to that of a festive atmosphere.
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Laura Abegglen

so, where do i put all my own stuff? and where do I sleep?

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Susan C. Kim

Put your stuff in storage for a month while your open houses are happening (or beg your friend to use her garage). You can still sleep in your home. Just make sure to hide all your stuff during open houses. There's nothing worse than seeing the homeowner's clothes and hygiene products when a potential buyer is trying to visualize themselves living there. Good luck!

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