The South Jersey Real Estate Investors Group asked our very own Michael O’Leary (CEO) and Lauren Donati (Designer/Stager) to do a webinar to educate their members about home staging. Michael gave a brief history on our Philadelphia-area company and Lauren explained our process of custom home staging. They also asked the viewers to put themselves into the position of potential home buyers as they looked at a set of staging Before and After pictures.

Tune in to this webinar to learn more about:
- Why staging is important regardless of the current housing market
-How staging is done, start to finish
-Budgeting for staging
-And to see some great Before and After pictures!

Science of Staging

The numbers show that staging a home really works to get it sold quicker and for more money! But, have you ever wondered exactly how staging accomplishes this? During our Designer/Stager Lauren's most recent appearance on the Smart Real Estate Podcast, she discusses the "Science of Staging!" During a typically lively chat with host Joe Scorese, Lauren goes into detail about how staging is done and uses national studies to reinforce that it really does work and is an important step in the home-selling process

Take a listen to learn more about:
-How colors and furniture are thoughtfully used in staging
-How staging removes intimidation and negativity for home buyers
-Staging for an occupied home vs. unoccupied
-Why it is important to stage fully with a professional stager

Why You Need Staging to Sell Your House, Especially Now!

During the height of the Spring COVID-19 quarantine, Design Studio 312's CEO, Michael O'Leary, was featured in a Zoom interview for the Smart Real Estate Podcast. In his conversation with host Joe Scorese, Michael discusses where the industry of Staging is headed due to the "new normal" created by COVID-19 and how Design Studio 312 is working towards those goals. Michael also highlights some of the psychology behind why staging works so well.

Take a listen to learn more about:
-The future of Home Staging
-Psychology of Staging
-What makes Design Studio 312 different from other Design/Staging companies
-Virtual Staging vs. Physical Staging

Listen In, Learn More!

Two of our team members were invited to participate in an interview for the =Smart Real Estate Podcast. Our Owner/Lead Designer Donna Sadwin and our Designer/Stager Lauren Donati had a lot of fun speaking with host Joseph Scorese, a local mortgage specialist. They were also joined in the interview by another local Stager, Lia Rogers from Reinvention Intentions. Together, they discussed the reasons why staging a home has become increasingly important and a little on how staging is done. Donna and Lauren were also able to highlight how our company's expertise helps to sell properties quickly and for more money!

Take a listen to learn more about:
- Who we are and how we work
- The importance and benefits of staging to sell
- Why using a professional home stager is vital
- How to budget for staging