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Shades of Gray

Today gray is trending in all its many hues. Every catalogue and design website shows you homes with various shades of gray partnered with dark blue, coral, aqua and even yellow. Why gray? It’s a perfect neutral and pairs beautifully with lots of other colors and can go from a cool tone to a warm […]

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Fall home projects

Time to start thinking about fall home projects! Fall is a great time to do remodeling and planting of new shrubs and trees.   Many of the big box stores and nurseries need to clear out their stock so homeowners can pick up beautiful trees and shrubs at clearance prices and best of all,  fall […]

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updated flooring recommendations

Updating your seasonal home? If your flooring needs to be replaced and you’d like the look of wood but not the upkeep, try the new vinyl’s that are out now. They look just like wood or tile and are so easy to care for.  Don’t think about vinyl of the past, these are so “real” […]

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Getting ready for summer

It’s almost summer although those of us who live in northern Michigan might challenge that statement.  It’s time to freshen up our homes by raking all those dead leaves out of our flower beds, clean out those flower pots and add fresh new soil so our new flowers can grow.  If you are thinking about selling […]

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Thinking of selling your property?

If you want to sell your property quickly, staging it and making sure your price fits the market conditions will ensure that your property sells quickly and closer to your listing price. Updating… …there are cosmetic steps you can take to give your home or condo a fresh look without spending a lot of money. […]

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About | Karen Van Nort, Staged to Sell/Live

Karen Van Nort is professional home stager specializing in properties in Leelanau County in Michigan. She helps people get their homes ready to sell. A staged home sells 73% quicker than a home that is not staged! She provides depth consultation to help a home owner assess what needs to be done to get their […]

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Why choose Staged™ to Sell/Live?

Home staging by Staged™ To Sell/Live provides home staging services that deliver results consistent with the location and price. Our properties sell quickly and closer to the asking price than properties not staged.™ We provide professional project management for updating and remodeling. We specialize in one-on-one consultations to provide sellers with the confidence and strategy […]

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