Entries Tagged as 'Mesa, AZ Homes'

Family Gatherings For the Holidays

December 22nd, 2014 · No Comments

Lots of photos of family members will be taken this holiday season.  Many will be on display.  Some, unfortunately, when selling.  [Lake City, Florida]

family collage posters photos on display while the home house is up for sale selling Lake City Florida real estate

Let’s take steps to remove family photos before selling a house.

family photos on display while the home house is up for sale selling stairs Buckeye Arizona real estate

Virtual white-out is expensive.  I used a full bottle to blot out these two persons.  That’s one big photo.

family photos on display while the home house is up for sale selling Mesa Arizona real estate

99 photos of kids on the wall.  99 photos of kids.  Take them all down…pack them around…zero photos of kids on the wall.

family photos on display while the home house is up for sale selling kitchen Mesa Arizona real estate

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Tags: Mesa, AZ Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Family Photos · Other US Cities

Santa’s Reindeer Dasher

December 17th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Looks like someone dashed out of this Mesa, Arizona home in hurry.  They left the TV behind.

messy cluttered stuff junk left behind TV bedroom Mesa Arizona home house short sale real estate photo

Dine and dash?

messy cluttered stuff junk left behind kitchen Mesa Arizona home house short sale real estate photo

[sigh]

messy cluttered stuff junk left behind kitchen Mesa Arizona home house short sale real estate photo

Oh, that’s why landlords charge a cleaning fee.

messy cluttered stuff junk left behind orange leather sofa couch family room Mesa Arizona home house short sale real estate photo

Tall weeds surrounding the patio = they likely never went outside.

tall weeds surrounding the back patio ugly yard landscaping Mesa Arizona home house short sale real estate photo

I doubt the landlord will give them a good reference.

tall weeds surrounding the back patio ugly yard landscaping Mesa Arizona home house short sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Landscaping · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Foreclosure · Patio · Mesa, AZ Homes · Garbage and/or Junk · Weeds · Ugly Couches/Chairs

All I Want For Christmas Is No More Knotted Curtains

December 15th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Santa Claus, I’ve been a very good boy this year.  I only want one thing for Christmas:  please put a stop to knotted curtains!  Thank you.

stupid dumb idea trend make it stop knotted knotting window curtains drapes knots Mesa Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

It looks ridiculous.

stupid dumb idea trend make it stop knotted knotting window curtains drapes knots Peoria Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Why spend money on nice curtains only to wrinkle them up?

stupid dumb idea trend make it stop knotted knotting window curtains drapes knots Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

[sigh]

stupid dumb idea trend make it stop knotted knotting window curtains drapes knots Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Now parents are getting their kids to do it.

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It looks like dirty laundry.

stupid dumb idea trend make it stop knotted knotting window curtains drapes knots Surprise Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Now people are knotting up their shower curtains!!!!  What the ???

stupid dumb idea trend make it stop knotted knotting window curtains drapes knots Maricopa Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

This stupid trend has now spread to Des Moines, Iowa.

stupid dumb idea trend make it stop knotted knotting window curtains drapes knots Des Moines Iowa homes houses for sale real estate photo

Come on, Des Moines.  Nip this in the bud before your city is infected.

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Tags: Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Surprise, AZ Homes · Peoria, AZ Homes · Other US Cities · Shower Curtain · Make It Stop

Nice Pets

December 12th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Woof!

dog pet in real estate photo picture back yard BBQ Buckeye Arizona homes houses for sale

It’s a step up.  Dirty steps too.

dog pet in real estate photo picture wearing a pink bandana steps up to bed Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale

Ready to pounce on buyers as soon as they enter the house!

cat pet in real estate photo picture ready to jump bounce on buyers Mesa Arizona homes houses for sale

“Mommy, he won’t share the couch!”  [Also, notice the bare foot on the right side of the photo.]

two dogs pet in real estate photo picture sitting on couch human bare foot San Tan Valley Arizona homes houses for sale

“Hot dogs for lunch?!  Don’t you dare get any ideas!”

Dachshund wiener dog pet in real estate photo picture kitchen Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Pets · Other Arizona Cities

Panda Express

December 11th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Two pandas running around this cluttered bedroom.

cluttered bedroom panda stuffed animals poor bad home staging Mesa Arizona house for sale real estate photo

The kitchen looks cluttered.

cluttered kitchen poor bad home staging Mesa Arizona house for sale real estate photo

Let’s try another angle for this photo.

cluttered kitchen poor bad home staging Mesa Arizona house for sale real estate photo

This angle’s no better.

cluttered kitchen poor bad home staging Mesa Arizona house for sale real estate photo

Each window has a different covering.

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Nutcracker collection, exercise ball, and other mischief and what-not.

cluttered living room nutcracker collection exercise ball poor bad home staging Mesa Arizona house for sale real estate photo

Keep Calm & Carry On.  That what the sign over the bed reads.

cluttered bedroom poor bad home staging Mesa Arizona house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Window Coverings · Mesa, AZ Homes

The Spirit of the Southwest

December 4th, 2014 · No Comments

Southwest décor can be found in many homes in the Phoenix metropolitan area.

Southwest décor pastel colors cactus saguaro bedspread bedroom decoration Mesa Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Saguaro cactus.  In 3D.  It’s padded.

Southwest décor pastel colors cactus saguaro living room decoration Sun City West Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

It’s not the Southwest unless there are some kokopelli dancers!

Southwest décor pastel colors kokopelli dancers decoration Sun City West Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Native American statues.

Southwest décor Native American Indian statues Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Realistic painting of the Southwest.

Southwest décor painting is crooked not straight horse lamps Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Bedroom · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Ugly Décor · Wallpaper · Other Arizona Cities · Grandma's House · Bedspread

Inspirational Message For December

December 1st, 2014 · 2 Comments

It’s never too late for happily ever after.

saying quote painted on wall it's never too late for happily ever after Mesa Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Mesa, AZ Homes · Faux Paint & Murals

Face It

November 22nd, 2014 · 4 Comments

Televisions are on again in real estate photos.  And this time, the faces are distorted.

TV television is on face is distorted Tempe Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

John Goodman!

TV television is on face is distorted Surprise Arizona home house for sale real estate photo John Goodman

He drove too fast without a windshield.  [Des Moines, Iowa]

TV television is on face is distorted Des Moines Iowa home house for sale real estate photo

American Idol tryouts.

TV television is on face is distorted Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Staging · Mesa, AZ Homes · Glendale, AZ Homes · Surprise, AZ Homes · Tempe, AZ Homes · Other US Cities

Garbage Truck

November 22nd, 2014 · 2 Comments

Timing is everything. The second the photographer wanted a shot of the street, a garbage truck went by. Sure to impress buyers.

garbage truck in real estate promotional photo picture Mesa Arizona home house for sale

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Mesa, AZ Homes · Mold & Mildew

Hung With Care

November 13th, 2014 · 6 Comments

Window drapes add personality to a house.  Here are some ideas for your home.

Scallops.

ugly outdated old window drapes curtains treatment Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Tassels.   With the ceiling fan turned on high, she can get the tassels to twirl in opposite directions.

ugly outdated old window drapes curtains treatment Mesa Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

Limp Noodles.

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Beef Jerky.

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Vintage.  From a 1971 Mesa, Arizona home.

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Bright & Beautiful.  [Lake City, Florida]

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Tags: Window Coverings · Phoenix Homes · Mesa, AZ Homes · Other Arizona Cities · Ceiling Fan · Other US Cities