Welcome to the Greater Chicago IAHSP Regional® Chapter (GCIRC)
The Greater Chicago IAHSP Regional Chapter (GCIRC) is a professional organization of Accredited Staging Professionals® (ASP®) located in the Greater Chicago Area representing the Home Staging Industry. Our chapter is part of the larger International Association of Home Staging Professionals® (IAHSP®), established in 1999. Our members use proven methids and standards of excellence grounded in a Code of Ethics.
- Our professional mission is to become the essential real estate resource for howmeowners, REALTORS® and investors in preparing properties to sell and live.
- Our organizational commitment is to enhance the lives of our members through education, networking, marketing and support.
- Our chapter focus is to provide valuable meetings & events to address our members` interests nd needs as small business owners in the home staging field.
- Our community contribution is through our annual World Wide Staging Services Week® volunteer project.
Want to know more?
Want to Join the Chapter, but live too far from greater Chicago?
Become a REMOTE CHAPTER MEMBER!
Represent a business that offers services or products that would be useful to our members?
Become an AFFILIATE MEMBER!
Upcoming Key Dates
Next Chapter Meeting Date & Topic
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
9:30 am Networking; Meeting 10:00 AM -12:00 PM
Arlington Design Center
601 W. Campus Drive
This month the topic is:
"Things You Always Wanted to Ask Real Estate Agents About Staging"
A Realtor Panel of 4 very successful full time Realtors®
will be on hand to answer questions like:
What is the best way and time to get our foot in the door?
If you didn`t have a stager already, how would you go about finding one?
NEW MEMBER ORIENTATION
following meeting from 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Any newer member who has not yet attended the orientation is welcome!
Our Annual Service Project Worldwide Staging Week was held in September 2014. Chapter Members donated their time to help a deserving family make their new house a home. Click below to see the exciting transformation!
REMOTE Chapter Status Now Available!
We will now be able to offer Remote Chapter Membership to anyone who lives approximately 100 miles or more from our Chapter Meeting location. Dues are reduced by Half! You will be able to "Hang Out" in our meetings and view presentations by our affiliates and special topic presenters. You can do this thru Google+ Hangouts. Please contact Linda Lanci Linda@orderinthehousestaging for more information on Remote Membership.
January 2015 Chapter Meeting
Thank you to Tom Druin and John Benton, of SCORE, for their wonderful presentation on "Business Plans: The Path To Success"
Learn More about how SCORE can help you with your business at www.score.org
Do you know anyone
who wants to become an ASP?
Staged Homes will be holding the next local training class on February 24-26, in Oakbrook, IL. If you woulld like to sign up or get more information see the link below.
Greater Chicago Regional Chapter Recent Events
World Wide Staging Service Week 2013 (WWSSW)
An unbelievable day of transformation, dedication, and appreciation to a very deserving Bridge Family. The Greater Chicago IAHSP Chaper deserves a big Thank You for all your time, talent and donations to make this project succesful.