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Decorating like the pros! Getting the look of a model home without the price.

I took clients to see a Richcraft model home last week – it was absolutely beautiful and they fell in love with the decor. As it turned out, they ended up buying a different home that was bigger and in … Continue reading

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Renovating an investment condo – my budget!

I had a $ 25,000 budget in mind when I embarked on this project, including everything, even appliances, drapes and staging. That was pretty ambitious, since we were redoing an entire kitchen, bathroom, and laundry room, and needless to say, … Continue reading

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Selling a Staged Property!

Updated Feb 11/2013: This property sold in only three days! It was listed last Friday, and we had an unconditional offer on Sunday – after some very friendly back-and-forth about price, the deal went firm today. Happy buyer, very happy seller – … Continue reading

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Dressing a Bathroom with Tiles and Lighting

Bathroom tiles and lighting to me are like the jewelry and scarves that set off an outfit. You can take exactly the same bathroom when it comes to fixtures and alter it completely in tone and feel by changing up these … Continue reading

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Inexpensive (but great) flooring!

I’ve done several renos over the past few years; both on my own properties and those that clients wanted to sell. A floor makes a huge impression on a buyer; if it’s gleaming, they notice. Sadly, if it sags, is scuffed … Continue reading

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