Home Staging Blog

How to Live in a Staged Home

You’ve decided to sell, but the thought of having your house viewing-ready at a moment’s notice sends you into a tailspin. How will you ever live in a staged home and keep it clean, all while keeping your sanity? Statistics prove that staged homes are on the market for less time than their unstaged counterparts.…

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staged living room

How Home Staging Sets You Apart in the Digital Real Estate Market

It’s important to find ways to stand out in the new digital Real Estate market. Sites like Zillow, Redfin, and Trulia offer everything online including selling and purchasing at the touch of a button. But these online services doesn’t offer the one-on-one service and protection a local Real Estate agent can provide. People save a…

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Elizabeth Loft and defining the space in the bedroom

Featured Project: The Elizabeth Loft

What was the name of this project and why? We named this project the Elizabeth Loft since it was located in Portland’s iconic Elizabeth Building. The main takeaway on this project was properly defining the space in each area.   In which neighborhood was this condo located? This condo was located in NW Portland, right in the…

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Featured Project: The Tanner

What was the name of this project and why? We named this project The Tanner since the condo unit was located at Tanner Place. In what neighborhood was this Tanner Place Condo located? This staging project was located in the Pearl District right next to beautiful Jamision Square.   What was the demographic of the target buyer?…

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The Jersey Street home in NE Portland

Featured Project: The Jersey Street in St. Johns

What was the name of this project and why? We named this project The Jersey Street, since the home was located on NE Jersey St.   What neighborhood was The Jersey Street located? The home is located in the St. Johns area of north Portland.   Who was your target buyer? This newly built home radiated a contemporary style.…

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The Sweetbriar Project was beautifully finished and located on such a great piece of property

Featured Project: The Sweetbriar Property

What was the name of this project and why? We named this project The Sweetbriar Property because it is located on Sweetbriar Road in West Linn.   Who was the target buyer? With its 5 bedrooms and 5.5 baths, we determined that the targeted buyer for this home would be an active, modern family with…

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ome staging includes more than just furniture arrangement

3 Reasons Home Staging is Worth the Investment

Renting used to be much less expensive than buying a home. Not any more. With low mortgage rates, rising rents, and increasing demand, many find that buying is much more viable than renting. In fact, in the past few years, renting and home buying figures have flipped. Last year alone, the U.S. saw more than…

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Listed by Blair Jones Premiere Property Group

Featured Project: Wilsonville Waterfront Home

What was the name of this project and why? We called this home the Wilsonville Waterfront Home. You’ll find it settled along a wooded area of the Willamette River. Demographic of the target buyer? The demographic for this buyer would be someone who is very active in water sports and outdoor activities. Since this waterfront…

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Poppy and coral mixed with black and golds add drama

2019 Furniture and Design Trends

To keep Imagine Home Staging & Design current, up-to-date, and on trend we visit the Furniture Trade Market in Las Vegas almost every year. We do this with the goal of adding new pieces to our inventory and keeping a pulse on design trends. The World Market Center is 3 buildings and up to 18 floors filled with…

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The Oregon Dream Won Peoples choice Award, Best Landscaping and Five other awards

Featured Project: Street of Dreams 2012

What was the name of this project and why? The builder, Kelly Ritz, named this the Oregon Dream Home after it was completed. This Street of Dreams stunner reflected the lifestyle of many Oregonians. From the reclaimed barn wood floors and Platinum Energy Efficiency, it showcases Oregon’s values. With its outdoor spaces and work from…

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Award Winning

Houzz Best Of Design 2018
Houzz Best Of Service 2018
Houzz Best Of Design 2017
Street of Dreams - People's Choice Award 2012
Affordable Home Show - Best of Show Award 2010, 2011, & 2012

Lenny and Lisa are fantastic to work with! They are approachable, affordable and offer great feedback in regards to...

Posted by Patti Jensen on Sunday, January 1, 2017

Lenny and Lisa are amazing!!!! Thank you to Imagine Home Staging for creating a gorgeous space that is "picture perfect". True professionals, great to work with and have an amazing gift for design.

Posted by Teresa Harbert on Thursday, February 23, 2017

Great people, great furniture, solid service. I've worked with Lenny and Lisa several times and haven't been disappointed yet. I truly believe my properties sell faster because of their staging work.

Posted by Matt Loosemore on Monday, December 28, 2015