Wall Therapy for the city

I love to use artwork in my staging and decorating projects, from original pieces by local artists to budget friendly prints. I especially loved this piece (shown below) by Banksy, a British street artist that has covered buildings with his controversial, and often politically themed, stenciled pieces. Read more about Bansky and where to purchase his […]

Highland Park in Bloom

Highland Park is best known as the home of Rochester’s famous Lilac Festival. The park has a history as colorful as its 500 varieties of flowering shrubs. The Lilac Festival, held in May each year, draws visitors from all over the world to see Highland Park’s collection of lilacs in full bloom. – City of Rochester/Highland Park The […]

RESA Convention 2015 – Las Vegas

I just returned from the Real Estate Staging Association’s annual convention in Las Vegas. The presentations and workshops provided a wealth of information to help grow my business and to offer my clients the most up-to-date home staging and redesign solutions. I was honored to be named one of the Top Ten Home Stagers of […]

RESA Top Ten Home Stager Of The Year 2015 Award

Exciting news for Act Two Home Staging! The Real Estate Staging Association has selected Leona Piro for the TOP TEN HOME STAGER OF THE YEAR 2015 AWARD (Occupied Category United States). The winners from each category will be announced at the annual RESA convention being held in Las Vegas January 14th – 16th. Below are two […]

Hart’s Local Grocers

I recently visited the new Hart’s Grocers downtown that is located on Winthrop next to Two Vine Restaurant. It was a plethora of eye candy everywhere you looked! Everything in the store is staged and displayed perfectly to entice you to purchase away. From the paint colors (bold red) to the industrial style architecture and […]

Women’s Council of Realtors – Sponsor Appreciation Picnic

  Thank you to the Women’s Council of Realtors for the Sponsor Appreciation Picnic last week. It’s nice to be appreciated! Act Two Home Staging is happy be be an affiliate and newsletter sponsor. Look for Leona’s home staging tips and advice in the next WCR Newsletter. Ro Naomi of Nothnagle Realtors took these photos […]