If you’re selling your home and are hoping for a quick sale at above-market rates, you’ll want to generate a positive emotional response for potential buyers the moment they step in your front door. You want them to be able to visualise enjoying living in the space.
While you can attempt this yourself, it can be a big undertaking, especially in the rush of preparing for sale. Also, without the professional knowledge of what makes a home sell for higher prices, you’re unlikely to know exactly how to best present your home. This is where a property stylists comes in.
A good property stylist will rearrange and restyle your home to present it in the best possible light. They will replace your odd family souvenirs and trinkets with modern accessories and furniture and ensure the space is stylish, warm, spacious and inviting. They will make small rooms feel larger, dark rooms feel brighter, and emphasise positive aspects of your home that you haven’t even considered.
Not sure where to start? Take a look at the list below of some of the best property stylists in Melbourne.
Design + Diplomacy
Design + Diplomacy is a multi-disciplinary interior design company specialising in property styling and renovations for Melbourne’s real estate market. They have built a reputation for themselves in the Melbourne property scene with their expertise and broad-appeal style.
At D+D, they believe in creating a look that is relatable to any potential buyer, while remaining stylish and contemporary. Their collection of furniture, art and accessories are carefully sourced from all over Australia and the world, to ensure they have an extensive selection of stylish pieces to enhance their clients’ property.
D+D brings unrivalled experience in the interior design sector, having worked in Australia, Europe and the US over the last 10 years. Now firmly established in Melbourne, they have been delivering outstanding results for clients across every market demographic for several years.
At keekï, they combine their love of furniture and homewares with their passion for great design and the ultimate end result for their clients.
They are experts in ensuring that homes are presented to perfection. keekï’s warehouse is full of different styles of furniture to support any interior style you can think of, and their stylists are trained and experienced in executing these looks. All the while considering how the styling needs to work with the location, highlighting the property’s unique features and appealing to the widest possible audience. They proudly state that 98% of properties styled by keekï Property Styling sell on an average 25 days on market with evidence of substantial returns on investment. They guarantee your success!
Melbourne Property Stylists
Melbourne Property Stylists offer a complete, property styling service including: consultancy; home staging for property sale; furniture packages for hire or sale; and interior design styling online. Over the years they have built a strong network of tradespeople who can assist where necessary. You’ll be surprised at how cost effective their styling services are.
Established in 2006, Melbourne Property Stylists has quickly grown to be a respected and trusted provider of affordable hire furniture with an emphasis on quality. They understand the importance of tailoring furnishings to compliment the property and to attract the right buyers for your property.
Here’s what makes them stand out:
- Flexible, value for money furniture packages tailored to your property
- Expert advice, with a down to earth no nonsense approach
- Excellent customer service backed up by a satisfaction guarantee
The Interior Stylist
The Interior Stylist is an award winning interior styling and furniture hire business based in Melbourne. Styling properties for sale is their forte as is customer service, having won the Houzz Award for Customer Service three times now.
Creating a lasting impression is vital to boost your sale price and reduce the time on the market and that’s where their styling comes in. The dedicated team of Interior Designers and Stylists aim is to ensure your address is the one that everyone remembers!
Founded by Interior Designer Gretta Lie after working in Italy in interior design, the team designs warm and inviting looks to present your property in the best possible light. The right styling creates an emotional attachment for buyers, a bidding war and reduces time on the market, minimising holding costs and alleviating the stress that comes with opens and auctions.
More often than not, buyers purchase furnished and styled properties than unfurnished and empty and The Interior Stylist love it when potential buyers walk into their styled properties and wish they lived there.
property style Counsel
Owned by a husband-wife duo, Karan Bahal and Shivani Bahal, Property Style Counsel have years of experience in buying, selling, renovating and dressing property in Melbourne.
They are a boutique property styling group offering a bespoke service to real estate agents and private sellers. It all started with staging their own property and selling it at a record price that they saw the real value of home staging first hand.
Being a small company, they are able to provide a personal touch to each of their clients and projects, and owning and warehousing their own stock in the heart of Melbourne CBD, they are stock ready at all times and are able to pass on this flexibility to their clients. For them their clients are not just a number.