Kate Jahnson's Blog

Follow me
Home Stager - Home Stage Home - West Linn #3853
  Home Stage Home Before/After Pictures of a New Listing in West Linn, OR This listing at 3047 Sabo Lane in West Linn was professionally staged by Home Stage Home.  This beautiful home boasts a formal living room and dining room but without furniture there was no drama in these special occasion r...
My favorite staging job of 2010 was the house in West Linn, OR that was a short sale but sold in under 40 days!  Due to the efforts of my home staging company, motivated sellers and Marty and Lene Wells, a savvy real estate duo who specialize in short sales, the property moved quickly much to the...
Home Stage Home recently staged a property that had a very interesting feature that wasn't being showcased properly.  It was a dual-access cabinet that opened from the family room as well as the master bath.  The owners were using it as board game storage but I thought that turning it into a bar ...
Make a digital slideshow
Do you ever enter a home for sale that just doesn't feel right? Are you sensitive to spaces that give off a bad vibe? As realtors and stagers we enter thousands of homes and there's no mistaking that some places feel great and others make us want to head for the back door. In this competitive mar...
How do you home stagers and realtors give gratitude to each other this holiday season? I've always enjoyed sending gift baskets with gourmet treats to offices since you can never have too much to eat in the work place.  It's also fun to receive thanks at your place of business.Any suggestions for...
Gorgeous Lake Oswego, Oregon Mid-Century Modern Home For Sale Designed by Richard Sundeleaf - Priced at $825,000 4800 square feet Lot Size 28,314 square feet Bedrooms = 4 Baths = 3.5 Year Built = 1952 Come view a one-of-a-kind single family home with views of three mountains and a lake easement. ...
Sweet Red Fox Hills Townhome in Lush Lake Oswego, Oregon $208,900 ~ MLS#9071165 1008 Square Feet 2 Large Bedrooms and 1 Full Bath Upstairs Powder Room on Main Granite Counters in Kitchen Wood Burning Fireplace Private Patio 2 Car Detached Garage Separate Utility Room Excellent HOA   Professionall...
  I staged a Lake Oswego, OR Townhome recently that was in the lush and lovely Red Fox Hills neighborhood.  The dilemma was it was occupied by a bachelor and his gorilla!  Although I hated giving the beast the boot it was obvious he had to find a new home. Now the space is appealing to more buyer...
We home stagers ALWAYS need hardcover books in some capacity for our projects.  Most homes have built-ins or shelving units that need some adornment and  books add a cozy warmth to a bedroom or office.  Most of the time we need books to add a splash of color but not all books will work.  Don't as...

Kate Jahnson

Home Stager
local_phone(503) 387-3948
smartphone(503) 702-0079
Contact The Author