- To maximize your home’s sales potential and minimize your time on the market by transforming spaces, at minimal expense, to amaze prospective buyers with a lasting first impression.
- To create an environment that appeals to all potential buyers and allows them to see themselves living in your home.
- Add that extra touch to make your property stand out from the rest.
- Create a lifestyle appeal to fit your homes’ demographic.
Now celebrating 10 years in business!
Our team of professional stagers at CHS – Chicagoland Home Staging possesses a wealth of talent combined with a passion and commitment to helping clients achieve their goal. Unlike other staging companies CHS owns a large inventory of versatile furnishings and accessories to help create a story that captivates potential buyers whether it’s a condo in the city or luxury estate in the country.
Serving the western suburbs of Chicago and surrounding areas, the CHS team has an established a track record of success with over 250 million dollars of staged properties sold. If you want exceptional client care and remarkable results make CHS your home staging partner. Call 815-530-3566 today!
Margaret Gehr – President, Lead Design Specialist
Harrington Institute of Interior Design
Margaret Gehr has been focused on the design and merchandising of resale properties since 2005. Having studied at the Harrington Institute of Interior Design in Chicago, she brings her unique skills and creativity to every project no matter the size. In addition to staging homes, Margaret also specializes in project management, custom window treatments and re-design projects.
She is the founding Real Estate Staging Association (RESA) Greater Chicago Chapter President and member of MainStreet Organization of Realtors.
Margaret and the team’s award winning work have been recognized in the Wall Street Journal, ABC News, Chicago Magazine, Chicago Tribune, and publications nationwide.
Kathy Lobkovich – Chief Financial Officer, Design Specialist
BS in Business, Marquette University
Kathy has been a part of the Chicagoland Home Staging team since 2008, becoming a managing partner in 2012. Her years of experience working in marketing and project management for Fortune 500 companies, along with her passion for interiors has made Kathy an invaluable member of the team. She has an innate ability to choose just the right pieces of furniture or art to transform any space from drab to fab(ulous).
Kathy Hill – Design Specialist
BS in Social Work and Criminal Justice, Southern Illinois University
Out of college Kathy was an advocate for women and children of domestic violence. She worked in the court system obtaining orders of protection for victims and their children. Kathy moved on to manage the workers’ compensation department for Penske Auto in Detroit.
After taking time to raise her family she received her designation as an accredited staging professional through the Barb Swartz Staging University. Kathy brings her energy and positive outlook to every project.
Beth Stuchly – Design Specialist
B.S. in Interior Design, Western Michigan University
Beth taps in to her long history of Interior Design and her vast knowledge of design materials to maximize every staging project. A specialist in paint and decorative finishes, Beth can assist you in selecting a finish to amplify the sale potential of your home.
Knowledgeable on current design trends, Beth will bring a fresh, updated look to your home to attract a large expanse of potential buyers.
The company was awarded Top US Staging Team of 2015 by the Real Estate Staging Association (RESA) in January 2015. We were as delighted as we were humbled by this prestigious award. We were also names to the Top 10 Vacant Stagers – US.