OWNER AND PRINCIPLE STAGER
Natalie hails from beautiful South Africa but has been fortunate to call the US her home for 13 years. A working career that has taken her from the corporate world to being a small business owner and a professional mom, a now the spearhead of Decorus Home Staging. Her husband and herself are real estate investors, ranging from long term rentals, short term vacation rentals, building from scratch and even flipping. She has been fortunate enough to have been both on the side of the buyer and the seller. Through many transactions, she has an expanding knowledge of the how the real estate industry works and a clear understanding of a changing market in the world of technology.
Natalie is an award winning vacant home stager, voted Top 100 Most Influential People in Real Estate Staging and 2018 Top 10 RESA Rising Star Home Stager of the Year - Vacant. She is accredited through Certified Staging Professionals, Staging Design Professional, a Certified Color Consultant, an Occupied Staging Specialist and a member of Real Estate Staging Association. She is the President for the RESA Seattle Chapter and a RESA-Pro. Her knowledge of how to prepare a home for sale, fresh ideas of how to accomplish the proposed recommendations and the desire to showcase each home in its best and beautiful light, will make the investment in home staging worth it!
OWNER AND OPERATIONS
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Born and raised in Alaska then moving to San Francisco, Susan developed a unique perspective on the relationship between the built and natural environment. Growing up in Americas last great frontier taught her how space, light and connectivity affect the way people view their surroundings and themselves. Then moving to the urban golden state emphasized the importance of functionality and space planning.
Susan decided to pursue design at the University of Idaho with a bachelors in Interior Design and minor in architecture. After graduating, she focused her attention towards furniture designs, which lead her to staging and home design.
Outside of work, Susan models with TCM Models where she continues her passion for design through fashion. She also enjoys the abundant thrills Washington has to offer such as backpacking the great outdoors to the local breweries.
DESIGN AND SUPPORT TEAM
Born and raised in the foothills of Mt. Rainier, Clarice is delighted to live in beautiful western Washington. She moved to the Everett area five years ago and has since been enjoying the conveniences and on-goings of city life. Here she pursued her education in Japanese at Everett Community College. Though her education is on pause she is studying for the international Japanese Language Proficiency Tests. Clarice enjoys hiking with her friends and family, foraging for seasonal foods, late night drives, and a relaxing night at home with a good movie.
Clarice began working for Decorus Home Staging in April of 2017. Currently her work involves being operations support and enjoys the bustle of the job. She is honored to work here and is excited to continue learning more about the staging business as she works here.