About Karen

Karen Van Nort is a professional home stager serving clients throughout Leelanau and Grand Traverse counties. She does consultations for selling your home, color consultations, home staging, and project management for updating and remodeling your seasonal property.

A staged™ home sells 73% quicker than a home that is not staged™”

She provides an in-depth consultation to help home owner assess what needs to be done to get their home ready to list on the real estate market. Her unique services include: encouraging de-cluttering, providing color consultations, suggesting valuable updates for today’s home buyer, project management, and repurposing/redesigning furniture. Staged™ to Sell/Live helps to rearrange your furniture in order to set the stage for the home to sell.

I love the opportunity to work with wonderful people. I have been staging homes and consulting for many years. I enjoy repurposing belongings and redesigning furniture –  giving it new life and helping people look at their homes in a whole new light” -Karen Van Nort