Summer 2022 Outdoor Trends

Can we all agree that we love summer?! The pollen is gone, and the sun is shining bright in Atlanta, GA! But, do you have a space that’s inviting for you and your guests to enjoy the great outdoors? Check out the following tips to get your space ready: Clean off the last of the… Read more »

MAKING THE MOVE: AN OPEN HOUSE CHECKLIST

First impressions matter, which is why hosting a successful open house is essential when selling a home. Dark rooms? Bad odors? Clutter? No. No. No. If buyers don’t like the staging or interior design, it can really put them off, even if your home ticks all the boxes. Sometimes selling a home is all about… Read more »

5 Things You’ll Really Need on Moving Day

Think of this as a checklist for your future self, the frazzled person (yes, you) who just wants to be able to brush your teeth and get into a made bed but who has no idea where to find the toothpaste. Extra cleaning supplies Even new homes get dirty after a day of lugging and… Read more »

What’s New for 2022: Interior Design Trends

We’re now entering our third year in a global pandemic (sigh), so it’s no wonder that we are still looking around our homes, wondering how to improve on our spaces. Every inch matters and must serve a purpose—whether it’s a corner becoming a corner office or a patio becoming the hottest hangout on the block…. Read more »

How to Get Your Clients On Board with Staging

YOU know that staging sells your listings for more money and faster. But, do your clients understand the importance of it? Real estate agents often come across clients who don’t care for home staging, calling it an unnecessary cost. But there is proof that staging works. Here are tips to help get sellers on board:… Read more »

Nervous about selling in December? Here are four reasons not to be.

Yes, it’s December and historically speaking, market activity usually dips this time of year. But I think we can all agree that nothing is really ordinary anymore, especially when it comes to real estate.    Records have been shattered, and trends are constantly being redefined. The numbers suggest that the supply (of available homes for… Read more »

5 Ways to Sleigh Home Staging for the Holidays

  ‘Tis the season for holiday décor. But how do you incorporate it into a home for sale? Or should you decorate at all? At Ooh La La Home Staging, we believe that there’s a tasteful way to incorporate cheer without overdoing it and potentially turning off potential buyers. 1) Clean, clean, clean before decorating. … Read more »

Your ‘Home Buying in a Boom’ Checklist

Buying a home is probably one of the most significant purchases and decisions you’ll ever make—especially in this ultra-competitive real estate market. No pressure, right? While the process may seem daunting, it’s completely doable when the correct planning and research are done ahead of time. Dream Big. Keep it Real. There’s a difference between wants… Read more »

Everyday Decluttering Tips That Keep Your Home Show Ready (Even if You’re Not Moving)

There’s a beautiful world of freedom hiding behind the clutter that lives in many homes. And having the power to enjoy your space (whether you plan on listing or not) allows you to feel organized and and decreases stress levels. (1) Start with 5 minutes. Yep, just 5 minutes. Just set your alarm clock and… Read more »

10 Ways to Connect Emotionally Through Staging

Purchasing a home is in itself an extremely emotional experience. Whether buyers are looking for their very first starter home or their dream forever home, they need to imagine their lives happening inside of the space being sold. So how do you leave buyer’s saying, “As soon as we walked through the doors, we knew… Read more »