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Home staging valuable tool in real estate market

Katie Meisenger looked twice at a Batavia home for sale in 2013, but she could not see herself and her family living there. Meisenger wanted to move her family from a smaller space in North Aurora and had her eyes on a nearly 5,000-square-foot home in the Tanglewood Hills subdivision on the city’s west side. […]

Showhomes Unique Model Featured on NPR

Temporary Tenants Give Luxury Homes A Lived-In Look Alan Shuminer lives on two acres of land in a house with a current list price of $3.3 million in Miami — and he only pays $2,600 a month. He is a home manager for Showhomes, a home staging company. Bernie Schupbach needed to sell his home […]

From High School Sweethearts to Franchise Partners

Husband and wife team, Mike and Janine Callahan are using their background and their individual strengths to make their Fox Valley Showhomes a success. The Callahan’s are high school sweethearts who have been together for nearly 38 years. Mike was a former mortgage broker and Janine’s background is in design and décor. After Mike retired, […]

What Showhomes Is All About

Mike and Janine Callahan owners of Showhomes Fox Valley in the western suburbs of Chicago just celebrated their 5 year anniversary with Showhomes.  As a former franchise of the year they are regarded as one of the premier staging companies in the U.S..  The Fox Valley team recently created an amazing video which features a […]

Showhomes Wins CNBC Million-Dollar Home Competition

Bellaire home wins in CNBC Competition “Best Bang For Your Buck” Showhomes Home Staging had its home staging services recognized nationally by CNBC’s Million Dollar Home Contest. Showhomes Home Staging, a national home staging franchise, staged the million dollar property that was selected by CNBC’s real estate expert, Dolly Lenz, as the “best bang for […]

Showhomes of Fox Valley Featured in Daily Herald

Showhomes of Fox Valley highly awarded By FOX VALLEY FRANCHISE EARNS TOP HONORS Ambassador Award, President’s Club, Circle of Excellence, Most Homes Sold Vacant homes are hard to sell! They lack buyer appeal, languish on the market and receive low offers. Showhomes, a national home staging franchise, and their franchise partners have provided successful selling […]

Showhomes Home Staging Heats up Chicago’s Fox Valley Home Sales

December is one of the slowest months in home sales, but if you ask Michael Callahan, franchise owner of Showhomes Home Staging in the Fox Valley suburb of Chicago you may get a different answer. Why? Showhomes had four homes sell this month. What made the difference? Home staging. The four homes that sold were […]