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Staged properties outshine others on the market with comparable price and location

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using the Art & Science of Home Staging

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Recognized in the Wall Street Journal, ABC News, Chicago Magazine, Chicago Tribune, and publications nationwide.

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Builders & Investors

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Real Estate Agents and Homesellers

We specialize in preparing homes to sell faster and for more money.

Ready to get your listing SOLD?

We are serious about helping! Located just outside of Chicago, (Naperville, IL) we are one of the largest staging teams in the Chicago area who owns a huge diverse selection of on trend inventory. We offer home staging services that will give your property a selling advantage. Our showcase designs are implemented to attract the most likely buyer for your location and price. Call (815) 577-2233 today to book your home staging consultation. 

“I attribute all of my success and my rise to the Top 1% of all RE/MAX Agents in all of Northern Illinois to Margaret Gehr, she is an outstanding, gifted and talented individual! I have climbed to the top of the Productivity Charts in a declining real estate market, all because of Margaret! I recommend her to all of my sellers; she will go in and in a matter of a few days transform “drab, dreary, ordinary” into “spectacular, eye-catching, unforgettable” and really helps my listings to have that competitive edge! My sellers reduce their marketing time by at least one third, and they generally triple in return the amount of initial investment that might be needed for the prep work and staging. It is a Win-Win situation. I never would have risen to this top productivity level, had it not been for Margaret! I call her “Margaret the Miracle Worker” , she is the true Secret to My Success!”

Sue Hedlund, RE/MAX Suburban

” Dear Margaret, Just wanted to thank you and Sue for doing such a nice job, everything looked wonderful. My husband came home and said our house never looked so good and suggested I fly you out to Kansas… I’ll be calling you soon by the way. When Laura (Dayton Realty, Naperville, IL) suggested staging, after 5 months on the market, we weren’t sure what to expect, but after seeing your work and the results I’m so glad we did. We got an offer within 2 weeks after you staged and sold our house. I would highly recommend you to anyone even if they were not selling.”

Seller – Patrick & Nancy O’Connell, Plainfield, IL.

” Margaret, you are awesome!! The place looked wonderful. I was amazed that you managed to transform my house in just one day. We had two offers the first weekend! I know you made all the difference. Thank you and your team for everything.”

Seller – Colleen Jennings, Naperville, IL

Details to Pay Attention to When Selling a Property

When selling a property, buyers are looking for move-in ready homes that are priced right and presented well. Here at Chicagoland Home Staging, we understand even the smallest of details can change the overall look of a property. As a seller navigates from sale to...
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Conceal a Property’s Negative Features with Home Staging

At Chicagoland Home Staging it’s our mission to create beautiful spaces home buyers love. But, not every property has the key elements needed to make a buyer say, “SOLD!” Sometimes a property has negative features that have to be addressed at a...
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5 Ways a Home Must Appeal to Buyers

When it comes time to sell a property, our team at Chicagoland home staging provides its best chance to appeal to potential home buyers. We recommend using our services before placing a home on the market “as-is.” It’s our job to create a positive...
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Best of 2019 Chicagoland’s Home Staging Tips

With a new decade upon us our team at Chicagoland Home Staging is taking a moment to reflect on our company’s amazing transformations, successes and lessons. Our goal is to help inspire homebuyers to make an offer on a property by properly preparing and...
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[Before +After] A Hinsdale Living Room Goes Neutral

Chicagoland Home Staging had the privilege to recently work on a property in the highly desired area of Hinsdale. This house worth over 1-million dollars was having trouble finding a new buyer. The property had been on and off the market for over a year before hiring...
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Our Go To Neutral Paint Colors

Neutral paint colors can instantly add personality, a soft hue and dimension to any room without overpowering the space. Here at Chicagoland Home Staging, we suggest neutral colors when staging a home because creams, beiges, and grays appeal to more home buyers as...
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Home Staging Tricks: How to Make a Home Light + Bright

One of the most important accessories to use when staging a home is the lighting utilized in a space. The lighter and brighter the property appears the more eager the buyer will be to make an offer. Here at Chicagoland Home Staging, we can not only recommend lighting...
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Home Staging Tips for a Bonus Room

Bonus rooms can become a focal point when selling a property because these rooms are typically large spaces that can be used as anything — a playroom, a guest room or a large entertaining area. The problem is if these spaces are not utilized properly to fit the...
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4 Reasons to Stage a New Construction Home

When a home buyer typically tours a property the first idea that usually comes to mind is, “how would I live here?” “Where would all my ‘stuff’ go?” Without furnishings in a room to create visual cues, often times a buyer will feel...
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All Aboard Staged Homes Trolly Tour

Real estate professionals had a rare opportunity last month to see several staged properties in the Naperville area in a unique way– on a trolly! We were super excited to host the Staged Home Trolly Tour, other hosts included Boerman Moving & Storage, HWA...
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