Coleraine’s best home makeover sought

The search is on to find Coleraine’s best amateur or professional “home-stager” - the art of making low-cost changes to homes to make them more appealing to buyers and increase viewings.

The country’s biggest online estate agent, Emoov.co.uk, is inviting entries from the Coleraine area for its Home-stager of the Year Award.

Emoov is looking for “before and after” photos of a room or part of a house in Coleraine that has undergone an amazing but low-cost makeover.

Emoov managing director Russell Quirk says: “We are happy to see entries from both Coleraine home-owners as well as professional home-stagers.

“In fact, you don’t have to be selling your home to qualify.

“We’d just like to see how people in Coleraine have transformed rooms in their homes with minimal expenditure;

Entries can be submitted online at www.emoov.co.uk/home-staging-competition

The best from Coleraine will go forward to a national final.