Edit, Add & Voila!!

When a condo has the key pieces, sometimes it is just a matter of editing what they have as far as art and accessories and bringing in a few pieces that make the room feel put together. It always amazes me how getting in the right piece of art can completely transform a room. Now […]

Bye Bye Blue

This Quebec Street townhouse in Vancouver needed to shine to command the price that the homeowner is planning on getting. The first thing to go after all of the clutter, were the blue walls in the dining area and to add a chandelier to help define the space. Once painted, it gave us a clean […]

Wait for the Professionals

I recently went into a home in Vancouver’s West side to assist the owner with getting her home ready to sell. She and her husband had been eagerly clearing out clutter and furniture before I arrived and had placed it in storage. When I walked into the home and peeked into the living room I was […]

Floating Furniture Away from the Walls

Chairs & sofas that are pushed right up against the walls make a room feel stiff, understyled and bulky. Interestingly enough, pulling furniture a few inches away from the walls will make the room appear larger. When selling your home this is very important, as square footage is so expensive in Vancouver and we want to […]

RESA Conference 2012

Last week I attended the RESA (Real Estate Staging Association) Conference in Las Vegas. To say the least, it was great!! The line up of speakers were knowledgeable, inspirational & ever so passionate about the art of Home Staging. Not to mention how well organized the conference was, it went off without a hitch. The food […]

Staging a Space That Won’t Sell

This West Side Vancouver townhouse has been on the market for several months without any offers. Walking in the front door & into an empty space is not appealing to any potential home buyers. We have several seconds to make a first impression, and how can we possibly make a good impression without furniture, artwork […]

Why Wait Until Your Listing Expires to Hire a Professional Stager

Recently Suze Interiors, a Vancouver based home staging & interior decorating company, has gone into several homes that have recently been on the market & haven’t sold. The listing has expired & they are starting over with a new realtor & the frustrating process of more photos, more open houses & more showings. When I walk into […]

Homeowner Understands the Value of Home Staging

Staging homes isn’t just about putting furniture into a home, it may also involve dealing with clients around sensitive issues. Removing any additional stress can be crucial in some circumstances i.e. dealing with an estate sale, death of a loved one or divorce. Suze Interiors was recently brought into a Vancouver realtors Kitsilano listing, where […]

HOME STAGING & INTERIOR DECORATING IN VANCOUVER

Staging Your Home in this Uncertain Real Estate Market in Vancouver I recently staged a condominium in Kitsilano, that had been on the market for 3 months without a nibble, which for most of us in no surprise. All of us living in Vancouver are waiting & wondering what the real estate market is going […]