ARCHIVED BLOG POSTS

2012 

This Portland Home was on the Market for 7 Months ~ Then Staged & Sold in 1 Week! When your home or listing is on the market, remember that a vacant home (no matter how nice it is) doesn't include an important ingredient ("emotion") from the buyer's point of view.  Here's a good example ... a bea...
01/30/2012
Portland-area Sellers ~ Don't Wait to Stage your Home!  The best offers usually come in the first couple of weeks.  Waiting to "see how it goes" before properly preparing your home for selling will lengthen market time and cost you lost opportunities when buyers are disappointed that your propert...
01/28/2012
A few years ago, some mortgage loans were easy to obtain ... ... but eventually many of the loans defaulted, drastically changing the real estate market. Many banks were left with homes that they had to sell.  Typically, these homes sat on the market for months and many of them looked neglected a...
01/22/2012
UPDATE:  this home SOLD in just 8 days! People sometimes ask if they should stage their home after they move out, wondering if it would look bigger when it's vacant.  We believe the answer lies in the photos that show a home lived in, then vacant after the family moved out, and finally when stage...
01/10/2012
Murrayhill Neighborhood & Amenities 5 Bedrooms/ 3 Baths / 3,602 sq ft UPDATE:  This home went under contract just 8 Days after staging & listing! High ceilings and stunning Open Plan layout with a cul-de-sac location For more information contact Brian Bellairs, Meadows Group Inc. Realtors @ 503-7...
01/03/2012
2440 NE 154th Pl, Portland OR 97230 ~ 6 months on the market, then Staged & SOLD! Once staged, this home sold in just one month! 3 Bedrooms/ 2 Baths + 1,536 sq ft on one level On a Cul-de-sac with large covered patio For more information,  contact Diane Mealey @ John L. Scott Real Estate @ 503-38...
01/03/2012
Rainmaker
823,778

Maureen Bray Portland OR Home Stager ~ Room Solutions Staging

"Staging Consultations that Sell Portland Homes"
Need Staging Advice? Contact me for help!
*
*
*
*

Additional Information