About the Austin IAHSP Regional Chapter
The Accredited Staging Professionalï¿½ï¿½(ASPï¿½) expertsï¿½of theï¿½Austin IAHSPï¿½ï¿½Regional Chapterï¿½are ready to help prepare your listing or home for a quick and successful sale. Our members are all independent business owners who are all capable of producing results through Staging of both owner-occupied and vacant properties, from small condominiums to high-end properties. The Home Staging techniques that we have been specifically trained in can be applied to the most modest home as well as the most luxurious estate.
Theï¿½ASPï¿½ï¿½expertsï¿½in our Chapter offer many diverse services to Sellers and Realtors, and also for those who want to stay in their homes and make improvements.ï¿½
A menu of our services:
- Staging Consultations
- Hands-on Staging
- Professional Organizing Services
- Color Consultations
- Staging to Live
- Senior Downsizing/Relocation
- Builder Model Staging
- Apartment Model Staging
- Complete Staging Project Management
You can search our Member Directory to peruse eachï¿½ASPï¿½ï¿½expertï¿½sï¿½portfolio and testimonials, as well as links to their individual website. Our Members service not only the greater Austin area, but theï¿½entireï¿½Central Texas region. You will be happy you used anAccredited Staging Professionalï¿½!
When youï¿½Stageï¿½ï¿½your house with anï¿½ASPï¿½ï¿½expert, they can upload your listing ontoStagedHomes.comï¿½ï¿½at no cost to you or the Realtor. (StagedHomes.comï¿½receives over 11 million hits a month, and is a great resource for buyers to find their next home.)
If you have visited the site to learn more about becoming anï¿½Accredited Staging Professionalï¿½, please feel free to contact any of us on the Members Directory orï¿½Austin IAHSP Regional Chapter
If you are intereted in becomong a member of our chapter, please contact our Membership Chair, Sandy Earnhart at [email protected] and visit our meetup group for upcoming events:
If you are interested in becoming aï¿½Chapter Affiliate Business Memberï¿½ companies, vendors or service providers who support our Staging efforts in the greater Austin area, please contact our Chapter President, Jeanne Kramer at [email protected]
Austin, Texas Accredited Staging Professionals Selectï¿½Barnabas Connectionï¿½as Beneficiary of
World Wide Staging Service Weekï¿½
Austin, Texas September 19, 2015 ï¿½ï¿½The Austin, Texas Chapter of theï¿½International Association of Home Staging Professionalsï¿½ (IAHSPï¿½) has selectedï¿½Barnabasï¿½Connection as their beneficiary for their Worldï¿½Wide Staging Service Weekï¿½, September 12-19, 2013.ï¿½ï¿½The Barnabas Connection is the Wimberley, TX organization that has been connecting local families in need with resources to help them recover from the Memorial Weekend floods.
For the past thirteen years, the IAHSPï¿½ World Wide Staging Service Weekï¿½ (WWSSWï¿½) has been dedicated to deserving organizations as a way for the IAHSPï¿½ members, Accredited Staging Professionalsï¿½, (ASPsï¿½) to dedicate their time, talent, energy and creativity to work with organizations in need within the communities where they live and work.
Over seven days, members of the Austin IAHSPï¿½ Chapter will work their creative magic to provide furniture and accessories to stage a home for a very deserving family in Wimberley, TX who survived the floods, but lost everything.ï¿½ï¿½Through a combination of generous donations, a large group of local talented and skilled volunteers, and the talent of the IAHSPï¿½ Austin Chapter members, the newly built house for this family will become transformed into a home they can make new memories in for years to come.
Barb Schwarz, The Creator of Home Stagingï¿½, President and Founder of StagedHomes.comï¿½, states, It is with great joy and enthusiasm that we give back to the communities that we live and work in. ï¿½Barb continues, We are delighted to have our Austin Chapter partner with such a well-respected organization.I`m looking forward to seeing the creative collaboration that takes place, and even more so, the finished project for this wonderful family.
A record number of IAHSP Chapters will participate across the country in this World Wide Staging Service Weekï¿½ event to improve the lives of others through the magic of ASPï¿½ Home Staging. Past beneficiaries have included organizations and associations such as the Ronald McDonald House, nursing homes, schools, women`s shelters and children`s homes.
IAHSPï¿½ International is comprised of local regional chapters in the United States and Canada with over 5,000 ASPï¿½ members to date.ï¿½As the leading recognized professional association and voice of the Home Staging industry, IAHSP sets the standard for Staging and is the benchmark for excellence in the Real Estate and Home Staging Industries.ï¿½On a regular basis, ASPs volunteer their time, talents, and personal resources to work for the betterment of the communities that they serve.
About Barnabas Connection
The Barnabas Connection a 501c3 nonprofit that has been connecting people in need in Wimberley with the resources to help them for the last 11 years. Since 2008, Barnabas has also been responsible for administering and distributing the funds for the Wimberley Ministerial Alliance the network established by a coalition of Wimberley area churches to support those who need financial assistance with rent, utilities, food and medical care. Barnabas is experienced in coordinating various local nonprofits and businesses for cooperative projects like Back to School Fiesta and Senior Expo.
Immediately after the Memorial Weekend Wimberley flood, at the request of local officials, the Barnabas Connection expanded operations to help meet the short and long term financial and emotional needs of local residents impacted by the disaster. The Barnabas Connection, with support from the Blanco River Regional Recovery Team, the long term recovery group, is providing case management and funding unmet needs in the Wimberley Valley.
International Association of Home Staging Professionalsï¿½
Austin Chapter President
International Association of Home Staging Professionalsï¿½
Austin Chapter, Secretary andï¿½WWSSWï¿½ï¿½Ambassador
Executive Director of the Barnabas Connection
The Austin Chapter of the International Association of Home Staging Professionalsï¿½is comprised of the following local Home Staging businesses that have donated their time, talent, creativity, inventory, and monetary contributions to this very worthwhile endeavor:
Sandy Earnhart, Highland Lakes Staging
Jeanne Kramer, Restyle Home Staging
Richard Kline, The Staging Guy
Elizabeth Bradner, Plethora Decor and Redesign
Priscilla Crain, Affinity Staging
Jonathon Todd, Jonathon Todd Staging & Design, LLC
Reneta Osobase, Make it Pop Home Staging
Missy Shelton, JB Goodwin Realty
Annette Dalton, Gayer Group Realtors
We would also like to thank the following local businesses for their generous donations ofï¿½goods and services:
Jonathan and Loren Way, Furniture Escorts
Home Goods/Bee Cave
Sams/Lakeline Mall Blvd.
Cypress Creek Church/Wimberley
and the following individuals for their generous monetary donations:
Dr. Carlos and Tammie Hernandez
Dr. Steven Lindley, DDS
Jarrett Bates, Realtor/HSB Corp.