The Importance of Staging a Home in a Seller’s Market

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Here in Southeast Michigan we find ourselves in a seller’s market.  Inventory is low and there are buyer’s a plenty.  For a seller, it’s a wonderful “problem” to have!  So why should a seller consider staging their home?

In a seller’s market, home buyers are typically looking at the top end of their budget […]

By |May 15th, 2017|Home Staging|0 Comments

Who Doesn’t Love Some Good Before/After Photos?

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Real Home by Jude is getting its ducks in a row for a very busy 2017 and reflecting on an amazing 2016!  As we reflect on the many owner occupied staging consultations and work we did we thought we’d share some extremely impactful before/after pictures. 

We worked with these homeowners by providing an in-home consultation and […]

By |January 8th, 2017|Home Staging|0 Comments

Finding Home Staging Companies in Michigan

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If you’re selling your home or thinking about selling your home, you may be looking for information and assistance  on how you can increase buyer appeal and sell your home for more money in less time.  There is a lot of information, myths as well as statistics out there about home staging and […]

By |February 21st, 2016|Home Staging|0 Comments

Real Home by Jude Voted Best of Houzz 2016

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This afternoon (after coming home from getting a root canal . . .  seriously) I was honored to find out that Real Home by Jude has been voted Best of Houzz 2016 for Service.  My goal has only been to provide my clients with the vacant or owner occupied home staging tools to […]

By |January 13th, 2016|Home Staging|0 Comments

2015 Home Staging Success Stories

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Happy New Year!

2015 was a banner year not only for Real Home by Jude home staging services in Southeast Michigan, but more importantly, for my clients.  I am absolutely thrilled with the growth and level of success and cannot wait to see what’s in store for this new year!  I continue to feel […]

By |January 6th, 2016|Home Staging|0 Comments

Four “C’s” for Staging Your Home

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Happy New Year!  A month or so ago I was shopping at HomeGoods with a client who is putting the finishing touches on staging her home.  (Hmmmm . . . shopping for a living . . . have I ever mentioned how much FUN my job can be?)   As we unloaded her shopping […]

By |January 4th, 2016|Home Staging|0 Comments

Why Stage a Vacant Home?

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There are a number of reasons a home going on the market may be vacant —  new builds, flipped properties and rental properties now being sold to name a few.   So why is it so valuable to the seller to stage these homes when in many cases it’s already been painted and prepped […]

By |October 5th, 2015|Home Staging|0 Comments

Staging a Home While Living In It – A Client’s Perspective

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As I talk to people about owner occupied staging consultations and services there is generally an air of mystery about them  and what actually transpires in staging the home you live in to sell.  Realtors,  clients and the general public all have questions about how the staging consultation works and the kind of […]

By |September 22nd, 2015|Home Staging|4 Comments

Staging to Sell – Let’s Focus on Color!

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Well . . . it has been quite some time since I checked in and blogged.  I’m giving myself a D- for staying in touch via blog posts!  The good news is that the last couple months have been a whirlwind of staging activity . . . which in turn gives me a […]

By |September 3rd, 2015|Home Staging|4 Comments

A Sunny Stage!


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I recently had the opportunity to work with a client preparing her home (a two bedroom condominium) for sale. When I walked in for my initial consultation I was pleasantly pleased by several things. First, the house was immaculately clean and second, there was virtually zero clutter! Check TWO typical and major staging […]

By |June 30th, 2015|Home Staging|2 Comments