Who Cecily B. is
CECILY B. HOME STAGING & RE-DESIGN HAS BEEN AWARDED 'BEST OF HOUZZ 2016 IN CUSTOMER SERVICE

In 2001, I was merchandising for a very successful home furnishings/decorating/gift store in Easton, MD, called "Bountiful Interiors". Week after week, as I re-arranged floor displays & store merchandise, customers would approach me and comment that they wished I could work "my magic", as they referred to my work, in their own homes with what they already owned! And that is how the wheels started turning for me. By 2004, I became a MD. real estate agent selling waterfront & high end real estate properties on the Chesapeake Bay. But in 2005, the RE market head south, I founded Cecily B. Home Staging as a way to help struggling listings sell. It worked! I held my real estate license through 2015.
My staging business took grew faster than I ever imagined. As an Agent, I knew what buyers were looking for in a home and as a Stager, I knew how to merchandise the home with what the Seller already owned. I was fast, efficient and very cost effective. Today, I operate the same way I started...working with what you already have. I can purchase accessories if necessary and advise on larger purchases. I stand by my motto, "Highlighting your home's best features makes all the difference" so less is really more! You owe it to yourself or your Client to call today, you will not be disappointed.

When I started home staging, it was an option. Today, home staging is a necessity!
Cecily B. Home Staging & Re-Design
at work in your home with what you have

STAGING FOR SELLERS, BUYERS, RENTALS OR INDIVIDUALS JUST LOOKING FOR A CHANGE
About Us
AT WORK IN YOUR HOME WITH WHAT YOU ALREADY HAVE. Now serving the Sarasota, Osprey & Nokomis areas.
As a 10 year home stager veteran with extensive real estate experience, I am very effective in strategic placement of your furniture and accessories so that they will highlight the home's best features. I work with interiors as well as exteriors because first impressions start outside the front door. My 10 year background as a MD. real estate agent has been invaluable in understanding what the buyer is seeking in a home and adapting the listing to fit those needs.
At our 1st meeting, I can offer immediate on site results with innovative designs. My staging track record is exceptional. I also staged 3 homes in 2011 for an episode of HGTV's "House Hunters on Vacation". See www.linkedin.com/in/cecilyschneider for the show producer's testimonial.
Testimonials
11 Reviews
Premier Sotheby's International Realty
Relationship: Colleague

Cecily is the best! She sees things that others don't and understands the way buyers think when looking at a home. She works in an efficient manner, can relate to the sellers and she gets the job done...Read More

Jayne Kocher
Relationship: ClientProject Date: May 2016

I have several customer's who have benefited from her staging services. Some were in more need than others, but her expertise was very professional and well received and the suggestions made all the...Read More

Lori Carey
Relationship: ClientProject Date: May 2017

Cecily B Home Staging provides and invaluable service and every time I utilized her the homes I have listed for sale sell much quicker and at a higher value then with out her services. She is very ...Read More

kccamb
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jun 2014

Have used Ceci many times to stage for listings and photo shoots. She is always great to work with, creative and energetic. She does a great job transforming properties. Sellers who were reluctant wi...Read More

jrl1
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Sep 2015

I am an Associate Broker with Benson and Mangold Real Estate in Easton, Maryland. I have a long history with Ceci having used her for the staging of almost all of my listings over the past five or so...Read More

sellingtheshore
Relationship: Colleague

I have worked with Cecily on many staging projects for my real estate clients with incredible results. In fact, Cecily's expertise made such a difference in the presentation of a new listing with res...Read More

lhcarney
Relationship: realtorProject Date: Apr 2014

Over the past several years, I have hired Cecily to not only help stage my clients homes before putting them on the market but also to stage my own. Her transformations are truly incredible and her ey...Read More

Debbie Lipscomb
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Apr 2014

I have use Ceci both personally and professionally. As the owner of a vacation rental firm with over 55 houses, Ceci was my "go to" person for staging our photo shoots for all our properties. She was...Read More

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Awards
Best of Houzz 2018 - Client SatisfactionBest of Houzz 2016 - Client SatisfactionRecommended on Houzz25 Ideabook Saves