Staging For Sale – How effective is it?

Staging For Sale – How effective is it?

Most of our clients and prospective clients want to know whether dressing their home really works. If our clients spend some money on having their home professionally staged prior to marketing, is it going to make any difference to the speed of the sale or to the...
Winter – a great opportunity to get a head start

Winter – a great opportunity to get a head start

What happens to the housing market in the winter? Are you thinking of selling but ‘waiting till Spring’? I have spoken to several prospective vendors and clients over the last few days, most believe that their homes will have a much better chance of selling if they...
A Dining Table Is Not Just A Dining Table

A Dining Table Is Not Just A Dining Table

Over the last 2 weeks, we have dressed a number of homes. The importance of the dining table has never been so apparent; it is the heart of the home. In this busy world of ours it is where you sit with your family and take some time out to enjoy each other’s company,...
To Furnish or not to furnish? That is the question….

To Furnish or not to furnish? That is the question….

Recently we have been increasingly asked to supply furniture into empty properties coming on to the market. One of the most challenging things is when the agent feels that the property would benefit from being presented with furniture and the client is reluctant to...
What £400 can buy…

What £400 can buy…

Let’s put the cost of professionally staging your home for sale into context. The cost of employing a stager for a whole day is usually around £400. What else can £400 buy? A Costa Cappucino for 153 days, so for 30 (and a bit) of your working weeks this year you could...