Monthly Archives: May 2010

2010 Showhomes Home Staging National Conference

One of the keys to any successful business is Momentum. At Showhomes Home Staging, we have a tradition of celebrating wins by ringing bells. We do this when we add new franchise owners, we do it when we contract new homes to stage, we do it when we move in our live-in home stagers and […]

Service places Caretakers into vacant, often luxurious homes to spur sales

By Tom Bailey Jr. / Memphis Commercial Appeal May 5, 2010 About a year ago, the same Brandi Jackson left a $700,000 home in Collierville’s Braystone neighborhood after living in luxury there just 30 days. Photo by Karen Pulfer Focht / Memphis Commercial Appeal   After a successful staging, Brandi Jackson loads up her belongings in […]

Home Staging Class Helps Sell Mansion

Showhomes held its first annual Home Staging Certification class this past Thursday at a $1 million dollar Brentwood, TN mansion that has been on the market for some time. 35 Showhomes home stagers from markets all over the country descended for an intense Home Staging class taught by the Decorating and Staging Academy, Showhomes’ advanced […]

Realtors, builders say staging sells high-end homes

By K.A. Turner, Mobile Register Custom builder Jerry Smith of Fairhope staged a few rooms in an empty, high-end house to make it more homey, then liked it so much he staged most of the house. Kate Mercer/Press-RegisterAngela Blankenship and Tammy Boothe of Show Homes stage the dining room in home in Fairhope’s Rock Creek. […]