Home Staging

What is Staging? The art of preparing a house for sale by maximizing the selling features of the house.  It is critical that the staging provider not only understands good design principles but also the target and housing market as it pertains to the property. .

Designations:  Certifications in Home Staging
Tuition Includes:
Manual and Workbook, Forms, Learn­ing Aids, Pro­fes­sional Color Deck,  Affil­i­ate Dis­counts, Hands On Exer­cises in Real Homes, Port­fo­lio Tes­ti­mo­ni­als, Port­fo­lio Before and After Pho­tos and Trans­porta­tion to Client Homes.





Learning Options:
Three Day Hands-On Class Home Staging
(Tuition based on Region)
Consider a combination class with
Home Staging, Interior Redesign and One Day Decoratin
$3550 (Customized iPad included)

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  • ACTION™ System –The DSA Numerical Scoring System                                
  • The What, How, and Why of Staging
  • Staging with a Decorator’s Eye
  • Ten Steps to a Perfect Staging
  • Selling Point versus Focal Point
  • Selling Wall, Floors, Windows, and Doors
  • Perception versus Reality
  • Color and Staging
  • Client, Realtor, and FSBO Relationships
  • Writing Staging Proposals
  • Contracts and Pricing
  • Benefits of Realtor and Zillow.com
  • Staging in the Zone™
  • Overcoming Objections with Placement
  • Tablescapes, Bookshelves, and Rugs
  • The Art of Smart Accessorizing
  • Tools to make your Job Easier and Safer
  • Building a Portfolio-Photography Tips   
  • Hands-on in homes
  • How to Build an Inventory
  • Implementing the Shopping List Form
  • Creating the Perfect Shopping List
  • Pros and Cons of Wholesale and Retail ShoppingHomeStagingSavingsCalculator
  • Business and Marketing
  • Business Start-up Guide- licenses, tax id, insurance
  • Naming your Business
  • Identifying your Target market
  • Pricing your Services
  • Fitting your Business to your Lifestyle
  • Additional Revenue Streams
  • Credentials and Certifications
  • Marketing through Credibility versus Visibility
  • Press Releases, Blogs, Websites, Branding
  • Kindred Spirit Marketing
  • Presentations that Rock and Attract Clients
  • Advertising-Free, How to Attract Media Exposure- Print Advertising