Insider Tips on Staging a Living Room In Arlington VA

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

Incredible Beauty.

2919 23rd St S

This updated Home is Over 2700 Square feet of living space. Kitchen Features a center Island & granite counters! Stunning hardwood floors on entire main level! 4 bedrooms on upper level! Renovated bathrooms! Hardwood under carpet! Fully Finished Walk-out basement, built-ins, Wet Bar, Incredible works space and bedroom. Breathtaking landscape and fully fenced yard! Location, & so much more! [Nauck - $899,000]

**Open House Sunday, May 9, from 1 to 4 pm**Newly renovated 3 bedroom 2 bath rambler on a level 8,900 square foot lot backing to trees.

3959 26th St N

**Add a second floor or expand the main and lower levels to fully enjoy the gorgeous lot and quiet cul-de-sac location. **New kitchen with crisp white cabinets, quartz countertops, stainless appliances, and pantry. **New bathrooms on the main and lower levels.**Newly refinished wood floors on the main level and Coretec LFV flooring on the lower level.**Fresh paint inside and outside.**New patio open to regraded lot with new landscaping at the front and sides.**Desirable details include double pane windows, woodburning fireplace in the living room, high ceilings in lower level with walkout directly to the patio.**Large windows brighten space and with a full bath, the rec room doubles as guest space.**Big office or gym with built ins.**Additional storage in the laundry and utility room and a second fridge.** Driveway parking with door directly to the kitchen.**Jamestown, Williamsburg, Yorktown schools.**Walk to Donaldson Run Rec Association and to Potomac Overlook Park for nature trails, organic garden and room to roam.** [Marcey - $1,025,000]


2000 N Illinois St

.....VERY SWEET HOME. Take a step back in time when life was a bit slower!. This lovely home has more than the traditional features of a pretty brick colonial in Arlington nestled among Azalea bushes and trees that offer just enough shade. The 3 bedrooms ( more like two master suites and one small bedroom), Living room and separate Dining room, all have original Hardwood floors! 1.5 Bathrooms. Kitchen offers Stainless Steel appliances, new microwave, new laminate floor, updated stove and refrigerator and a nostalgic pass-thru into the Family room. Speaking of the Family room..... it runs the entire width of the house and large enough to have friends over to watch a game on one side of the room and still play cards on the other side. Walkout back to a FULL size DECK. This DECK also runs the width of the entire house. Plenty of open area to BBQ or soak up the sun. Or you might prefer to relax under the covered deck and enjoy the shade and the breeze! This is a 2 for the price of 1 deck! Lower Level is partially finished w paneling and plenty of storage for office or recreation. The utility room has Washer/Dryer, half bath on one side and a complete Workshop/ Craft area on the other side! A full size 2nd refrigerator on Lower Level conveys. Air purifier and UV Light system on A/C . Hot Water Heater 2019. Fully fenced back yard. This home is BRIGHT inside and out! Nearby shopping etc...Minutes to Pentagon and DC. [Leeway Heights - $845,000]

Open House Sunday, May 9, 2-4pm.

5513 33rd St N

M-R Custom Homes presents this exceptional, FINISHED, custom home in the coveted Discovery Elementary area of North Arlington. Located on a quiet street, this home features 7 bedrooms and 7.5 bathrooms with 6600 square feet of finished living space on four levels. The main level features a beautiful gourmet kitchen with Subzero/Wolf appliances, a great room with coffered ceiling, built-ins, and an over-sized gas fireplace, and a main level guest suite. A screened porch off the family room with built-in speakers and heaters completes the perfect combination of indoor and outdoor living spaces. The upper level is highlighted by a luxurious owner's suite with dual walk-in closets, a spa-like bathroom with double vanities, stand-alone soaking tub, and heavy glass enclosed shower. All secondary bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms. The bonus 4th level loft area offers an additional 500 square feet on finished space and a full bathroom. The lower level includes a spacious recreation room, exercise room, theater room, and additional bedroom with full bathroom. Convenient to Chestnut Hills Park and Lee-Harrison Shopping Center. Just blocks to Discovery ES/ Williamsburg MS/ Yorktown HS. [Crescent Hills - $2,395,000]

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

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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.