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

2756 Quebec St N

Fabulous home with beautiful, private, resort-like back yard. County Zoning approved for proposed, future detached 2 car garage adding to the existing main level, side-load double garage, see drawing. Beautifully renovated from roof to lower level in 2013. Gourmet eat-in kitchen. Open floor plan with great flow for entertaining, lower level recreation center opens to pool deck. 2 lights to DC! [Dover-Crystal - $1,699,000]

1411 Key Blvd #203

**NEW MODEL:**NOW OPEN! BRAND NEW Condos in the heart of ROSSLYN for IMMEDIATE occupancy. 2 blocks to METRO, 5 minutes to Georgetown. LEED SILVER certified building with secure parking, concierge, community courtyard, fitness center, lounge, roof top terrace and more. Hardwood floors, quartz counters, LED lighting, Custom Closet and much more...call today! [Key and Nash - $859,900]

2424 Edgewood St

Woodmont's Hidden Gem! 5BR/6BA Custom Brick Estate~ 8,213 SF home casts an impressive shadow amidst 200 Boxwoods/Arborvitaeadorning Private Patios/Screened Porch~2 Story Foyer~A true Chef's delight~Catering Kitchen~11ft Ceiling in Formal DR~Library~Twin Master Suties~Loft Office~Rear Stairs~ AuPair Suite~Fitness Center~Sauna~5 Gas FP's~3 car side-load garage~Unstoppable distinction!Supreme Privacy [Woodmont - $2,768,000]

6558 28th St N

Lovely, classic colonial in fantastic North Arlington location! 3BR/1.5BA on 3 levels. Beautiful hardwoods on main and upper levels, separate dining room, large living room with den/study off side of house. 3 season porch off back overlooks lush and flowering, fully fenced rear and side yard. 2 off street parking spaces in gated back yard. Whole house, natural gas generator. Fresh paint. [N Arlington - $829,000]

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 NesbittRealty.com 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.