Monthly Archives: February 2010

Six Reasons Why the Housing Market Peaks Can Not Return

John Mulkey, Author and Owner of, wrote this blog post recently about the direction the housing market is heading. John is a fair and balanced industry expert and he’s spot on with his perception of the market. John, having been a home builder, flipper and all-things-real estate expert for more than 40 years, understands […]

Showhomes Success in Orange County

Beth George, franchise owner of Showhomes Orange County and LA and who traveled with me to the Real Estate Staging Association national meeting in Las Vegas, emailed me these photos of a $3.9 million home she staged and helped sell recently in Orange County, CA: She did an excellent job and  kudos to the live […]

Showhomes Ranked in Top 10 for Franchisee Satisfaction

Nashville Based Showhomes Bucks National Trend and Scores Higher 2009 was a bleak year for business. Franchised businesses, which typically outperform independent small businesses, were not immune to the downward pressure. The Franchise Business Review, which surveys individual franchise owners in franchise systems all over the country, reported that overall satisfaction scores dropped from the […]