Here are some simple lessons in staging your living room to give a great impression.

  1. Choose an on trend color palette that will appeal to buyers and showcase your home’s amenities.
  2. A simple, opened room arrangement explains the room’s purpose, and also sells square footage.
  3. Add lifestyle defining accessories to create a story of how one could use the room.
  4. Make sure to update, uncomplicate and unify interior decorating selections, such as window treatments and hardware.
  5. Abbreviated doesn’t have to be boring.
  6. These simple lessons in home staging should inspire a vision of the art of home staging. There is always the smart choice of hiring a home staging professional who can provide you with expert vision, those desired on trend ideas, and proper packaging of a home.

Properties in Arlington $750,000 and up

2602 2nd St S

HWD floors lead you through this completely updated, bright & open floor plan. Kitchen w/ granite countertops, SS appliances, opens to breakfast room. French doors bring you to a deck, patio, fenced in yard & detached 2 car garage! MSTR bed w/ walk in closet, MSTR bath & vaulted ceiling. Finished basement w/ office, full bath & rec room. Fabulous location! Close to shopping, DC, Metros, Pentagon. [Penrose - $810,000]

2827 van Buren St

** Renovated & Expanded Cape Cod With 3-Level Addition ** 5 BR & 3.5 BA ** Detached 2 Car Garage ** Gourmet Kitchen ,Open to Family Room ** Master Suite W/ Jacuzzi Tub, Sep.Shower & Skylights ** Lower Level Has Recreation Room, 2 BR ,Wet Bar ** Deep,Flat Backyard W/Large Deck, Pool *** Fabulous Location Less Than 1 Mile to East Falls Church Metro Station *** Must See Inside *** [Berkshire Oakwood - $1,199,000]

1881 Nash St #1208

Seller will offer to cover 1 year of condo fee. Metro1 block! Sought after 12th floor views of Potomac River, luxuriously appointed Amenities 264' balcony, Miele, Sub-Zero appli., marble bath, floor-to-ceiling windows and semi-private elevators.Valet parking, exclusive spa and fitness center, indoor pool, imposing lobby, 24-hour valet parking only, concierge & resident service front desk. [Turnberry Tower - $820,000]

1881 Nash St N #206

Newly Renovated. Extremely Luxurious Urban Living in Rosslyn. Contemporary 2 Full BA, 1BR +1 Oversized Den to Be Your Office or Convert To 2nd Guest Room . Kitchen Miele Appliances Built-In to Beautiful Cherry Cabinets. Unique Stone Floor w/Heating System Underneath. Complimentary Valet Pkg, 24 Hr Concierge, Fitness Club, Swimming Pool, Party Room Theater. Balcony Unit w/ Extra Storage in Garage. [Turnberry Tower - $799,900]

This post originally appeared at Tales of an Interior Stylist. Reprinted with permissions. Copyright 2017.

Source: Insider Tips on Staging a Living Room

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Will is the principal broker of Nesbitt Realty and Condo Alexandria. He is licensed in anywhere in the Commonwealth of Virginia, but focuses on those communities found in and around Alexandria, Arlington, Mount Vernon and Springfield/Franconia. Will has been involved in real estate management, sales and investment for more than twenty years. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army. While in the army, he studied Russian at Monterey's Defense Language Institute. He is also a "veteran of the dotcom wars" and built most of the sites associated with Will currently resides in Belle Haven Estates just outside Old Town, overlooking New Alexandria. He is a former president of the Mount Vernon Youth Athletic Association and founded the Alexandria Fun with Friends Group. Will is the author of BattlestorM, a tabletop fantasy game, which was published by Ral Partha Publishing in the late '90's, and Arthur's Realm, a boardgame available at the Gamecrafter.