Lori Matzke

Jim Buchta Reassigned?

More Turmoil at Star Tribune The stager I work with most often, Lori Matzke, mentioned in passing that her regular Saturday column in the Star Tribune is ending. The column was a highlight for many readers, and juxtaposed “before” and “after” staging shots with Lori’s (always insightful) commentary. That’s one less reason for people to...
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Staging How-to

Star Trib features (my) Lake Calhoun ListingWant to see a nice piece of staging? Check out the Star Tribune’s online housing section (the print version appeared yesterday): http://www.startribune.com/homes/sell/37008899.html?elr=KArksLckDiUvckDiUiD3aPc:_Yyc:aULPQL7PQLanchO7DiU The “before” and “after” shots are of an upstairs bedroom — one of three, and four total – that was initially an afterthought. Post-staging, it’s both inviting...
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