Katherine van Leeuwen
Real estate market slowing down?
Now is the time to jump start those listings - and effective Home Staging is key. It's a fact: Staged Homes sell up to 50% faster than unstaged homes.
Look no further than our own Accentuate
staged homes: 3 MORE.....SOLD in MAY/JUNE 2010!
Read on for highlights of our recent successes
This month, we'd like to introduce you to another side of Accentuate Home Staging.....working with Seniors that are Downsizing. As a realtor, how can you help your clients move smoothly through this process? I encourage all of you to check out our feature article on Seniors Downsizing to learn how you and Accentuate Home Staging can help Seniors through the transition.
Want to make your listing packages more enticing to sellers and buyers alike? How about offering a 1 hour Interior Design Consultation to your clients as they move into their new home? Read on for more of our suggestions.
Thank you for your continued support.
Accentuate Home Staging Design Group
Located in River's Walk, Port Coquitlam, this home was "accentuated" with key furnishings and accessories to perfectly complement the seller's existing furnishings. Selling amidst some fierce competition in the same development, this Accentuate staged home sold for $3,000 more than the last previous sales and 30 days FASTER than the competition!
"Thank you Accentuate Home Staging for another job well done! With so much other competition in our clients' development, it would not have been possible to sell this home so fast and for the price achieved without looking as beautiful as it did. We will not hesitate to refer Accentuate again for future staging needs." Alex & Taryn Aragon, Team Aragon, Macdonald Realty
This exquisitely renovated 2 bedroom condominium west of Denman in downtown Vancouver was fully "accentuated" with contemporary show home style to enhance the quality design and detailing that the property offers. With Accentuates expert staging, this property was transformed from a vacant, unwelcoming property to an urban oasis that the buyers could not resist. SOLD!...in 15 days and at full price!
This vacant, 3 bedroom New Westminster family home was recently "accentuated" with an eclectic mix of rental furnishings and accessories to portray a welcoming family setting. By staging just the key rooms necessary and portraying the comfortable, family oriented lifestyle that buyers wanted this charming house sold in no time flat. SOLD!
"Thank you so much for your hard work. It really paid off! I truly believe that the sale of my home was due to your efforts. Again, you exceeded my expectations and I think the place looked fantastic. I will definitely recommend Accentuate to anyone." Marna, New Westminster
Call us at 604-328-6479 to learn how Accentuate Home Staging can stage your next listing so that it Stands Out in the Market.
These days it's not always us baby boomers that are thinking about downsizing. Many of our parents, relatives, "Senior" friends and clients are also facing the same reality of moving from their larger homes to smaller, easier to manage homes. And most often - they need our help.
Whether downsizing into a retirement complex, an assisted living complex or simply a smaller home or apartment because their current home is just too unwieldy, the transition can be a daunting one. The process can be stressful, not only for the senior, but also for the family member or friends assisting them with the move.
Read on for the full article: Preparing a New Home for Seniors - an Interior Designers' Guide.
Call us at 604-328-6479 to learn how Accentuate Home Staging can help you make your next clients' move easier.