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Is home staging necessary?

Ask Phyllis is a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions.  Have a question about real estate?  Email us here Is home staging necessary? Dear Phyllis, I met with a real estate agent who wants me to move my furniture out ...

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Five Simple Ways to Give Your Home Curb Appeal

Five Simple Ways to Give Your Home Curb Appeal

Likely your home is your largest asset.  Each home seller has unique needs and perhaps you don’t want or need to sell your home for the highest possible price.  If that’s the case, you may still decide on a few very minimal improvements. ...

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Coming Soon: 5081 Fallhaven Lane, La Canada, 91011 4

Coming Soon: 5081 Fallhaven Lane, La Canada, 91011

When selling your home, you can do as much or as little as you want. A good rule of thumb is that if you spend a dollar you should gain three. We have a new La Canada listing we are prepping for sale: 5081 Fallhaven in La Canada.   We met wi...

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Preparing Your Home for Sale 3

Preparing Your Home for Sale

  You have addressed curb appeal;  your gardener has trimmed your trees and bushes, planted flowers and mulched the planting beds.  The front porch is clean and welcoming. Now your aim is to make your home appeal to as many buyers a...

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KITCHEN REMODELING ON A SHOESTRING BUDGET 2

KITCHEN REMODELING ON A SHOESTRING BUDGET

I took off my princess hat and got a major reality check.  It appears that kitchen remodeling on a shoestring budget is more fact than fiction. I listed a Glendale home not too far from where I was raised. The kitchen and bath need updating an...

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LA WEEKEND: LOS ANGELES WEEKEND EVENTS & ACTIVITIES, FATHER'S DAY WEEKEND: 6/19-6/21

Home Staging on a Budget

While professional home staging is not always worth the expense, there are some instances when home staging really makes a difference. Not every home needs to be professionally staged with rented furniture and this is where your real estate age...

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Is Home Staging Worth the Expense?

Is Home Staging Worth the Expense?

When is home staging worth the expense? It depends, not every home needs to be professionally staged. Obviously an experienced Realtor with great marketing is crucial. Let’s take a look at this La Crescenta home I just sold. In this instance...

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4 Simple Ways to Add Value To Your Home

4 Simple Ways to Add Value To Your Home

Most home sellers don’t want to spend months preparing their home for sale.  But most do want to sell for the highest possible price in the shortest period of time. If you are thinking of selling your home in the near future, you may want to...

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