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Home Seller: Find an ASP® Real Estate Agent at

| December 16, 2012 | Comments (0)

Are you about to put your home on the market? Are you in the process of interviewing real estate agents to determine who will assist you? Great News! can help you find an agent who will make your property stand out among others in your marketplace and guide you to how to sell your […]

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Consider Staged Homes For Your Next Home Purchase by Guest Blogger Megan Gates

| November 12, 2012 | Comments (0)

Did you know that homebuyers are 80 percent more likely to purchase a home that is staged to sell than an empty home? It’s true. This means that, as a buyer, you are more likely to want to buy a staged home. Since you are more likely to buy, why not begin your search with […]

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Business Plan 2013: Tip 3. Start Planning by Using Financial Forecasting, Budgeting and Monitoring

| November 10, 2012 | Comments (0)

Do you run your business with a close eye on your financial situation? You should. In our industry, revenues typically fluctuate from month to month. Since we may often have months with little income – holiday and vacation seasons are prime examples of such time periods – and others with a higher level of activity […]

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Business Plan 2013: Tip 1. How to Create a Powerful Value Message and Why it Matters

| November 6, 2012 | Comments (0)

Time flies when you are having fun (Stagers always are!). Soon 2013 will be here. Those who know me know I care very deeply about those who have made the commitment to their Staging business. That is why I thought I would share some tips this week for next year’s business plan. Here’s my first […]

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TOMORROW TUESDAY: Free 60 Min Live Home Staging Webinar -Taught by Barb Schwarz

| August 27, 2012 | Comments (0)

Learn from The Creator of Home Staging®, Barb Schwarz through the convenience and the magic of Webinars. Attend this FREE one-hour Home Staging Training Webinar tomorrow Tuesday August 28th at 9:00am Pacific Time. It will show you you as a Stager: What Home Staging Truly Is. The difference between decorating or ASP® Staging a home The economics […]

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Treat every online platform as your first handshake

| July 7, 2012 | Comments (0)

Years ago, your first contact with potential clients may have been at social events or by word-of-mouth. While you may still meet most people that way, the number of consumers you connect with for the first time through the Internet has probably increased in recent years. While we may believe consumers mostly learn about us […]

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Register before July 1st For the ASP® 2012 IAHSP® Educational Conference and SAVE MONEY NOW!

| June 30, 2012 | Comments (0)

The ASP® 2012 IAHSP® Educational Conference will take place on October 26th to October 28th at Useless Bay Golf and Country Club, South Whidbey Island, in Washington State. Register Now and Save $40. Early Bird Registration Fee ends July 1st. Currently Registration fee is $349. July 1st it goes up to $389″. So Sign up […]

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The International Association of Home Staging Professionals, IAHSP, Recognized at Bob Vilas Blog

| June 13, 2012 | Comments (0)

By all accounts, Bob Vila needs no introduction. For many years he has been the go-to person for do-it-yourself projects, a legend in his own right and, as his blog says, “The Dean of Home Renovation & Repair Advice”. That is why I am excited to share with you that my quotes were featured in […]

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Make the Most of Your ASP® and IAHSP® Membership: Showcase Your Success

| May 26, 2012 | Comments (0)

As I have previously shared, works closely with media outlets – television, radio, newspapers, magazines, bloggers, podcasters and many more – and we are often asked to contribute stories. We continually receive requests for quotes and story ideas and while we at certainly provide great insight and background information to those who contact […]

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Register for Upcoming FREE One-Hour Home Staging Training Webinars Live

| May 19, 2012 | Comments (0)

As the Creator of Home Staging® I know more than anyone the positive impact that Home Staging has on selling a house in today’s market! Two things sell a house: one is price and the other is Home Staging! Yet most homes have not been Staged and instead they keep dropping and dropping the price. […]

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