Colorado Springs Professional Real Estate Stagers and Designers
Anything that is highly-desired sells faster and anything greatly admired sells at a higher price. This is a simple equation mastered in 30 years of experience designing and marketing corporate training programs and 15 years of professional Real Estate Staging and Design. Front Range Stage uses a team approach of several stagers to meet customer demand. The entire staff of designers and/or certified stagers brings many years of experience working with sellers with special needs, elder needs, and military families. We cater to first-time buyers who make up 1/3 of the market. Their taste in decorating a home may not be your taste…we’ll ensure your home appeals to the greatest number and widest variety of home buyers!
Front Range Stage has a team of experts ready for any challenge!
Cathi Rios, President and Owner of Front Range Stage, started her business with a passion towards staging excellence. She is a graduate of Home Staging Resource (the first truly “Accredited” staging training program) and has led her PREMIER staging company for over 15 years. Cathi utilizes a team of talented stagers she personally trains using her Master of Science degree in Corporate Training and Development and Bachelor of Science Degree in Education. She has traveled the world with her military veteran husband and has mastered how to incorporate old world charm into new world design. Her team has been featured on the news and radio programs as well as the Colorado Springs Business Journal. She completed Interior Design training from Rhodec International and has won numerous awards for her Model Homes and Parade of Homes including Peoples’ Choice award in the $1M+ category in 2016 and 2020 as well as Best Interior Design and Peoples’ Choice in 2018 and 2019 and Best of Houzz Service Award in 2018 and 2020. Cathi is a sought-after publisher (Training Multimedia) and international conference speaker (Quality and Productivity, Society of Applied Learning Technology, Real Estate Conferences) in Florida, New Orleans, Texas, California and Colorado. Cathi is a seasoned entrepreneur with holdings in many successful small businesses including science and engineering, data analytics and staging/interior design. She has assisted local residents with transforming their spaces into enviable, top-selling homes and has set up many short and long term rental properties that fetch high rental fees. She uses her experience with proven real estate staging strategies to guide her entire team which functions with the same high standards. She is proud to help keep Days On Market averages amongst the lowest in the area even in a luxury market.
Amy Bobro has lived in Colorado Springs for most of her life. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Colorado State University and earned a Masters degree from Colorado College. She is a Certified Real Estate Stager and Home Design Specialist from the prestigious Home Staging Resource program so knows all the latest trends and best practices in the industry. Amy’s father was an architect and she grew up visiting many historical cities and architecturally significant buildings. She still loves to travel. She has an eye for detail and good design which she uses when assisting Colorado Springs Realtors prepare homes for a quick sale. She enjoys using her 13 years of teaching experience when performing home staging consultations as she teaches clients how to re-design their homes for living or transform their spaces for selling!
Mary Biczak, is a transplant from a small pre-revolutionary war town in New Jersey and is excited about discovering the vast beauty of Colorado. She has a Bachelors of Arts degree from University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA, where she majored in Crafts Design, focusing on wood and metal. She discovered and fell in love with the ancient technique of vitreous enameling in her final year of art school. Mary took her love of jewelry and started her own jewelry and design collection. She has worked for various art jewelry companies in NYC and traveled the country designing and setting up trade-show booths and traveling galleries. Throughout her life, she has explored everything from ceramics, stained glass, painting, woodworking, film, digital photography and even blacksmithing! Armed with a passion for color and textures and drawing on her experience of interior design from working at the Bombay Company and Pier 1, and with the restlessness of an artist, Mary seeks to integrate art and design into every aspect of her life to include the relationships she has built with Front Range Stage.
Lori Dailing and her husband Eric Dille are co-owners of Loric Homes and Interiors, a dynamic duo and the newest addition to the FRS team. Lori brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience in the painting industry with several 1st Place awards to include the coveted “General Finish International Design Challenge”. Lori’s expertise with painting textures and techniques has led her to develop signature faux applications in addition to kitchen and bath cabinet refinishes. With her many years of project management and design experience, she has the gift of really listening…to understand her clients’ needs and ensure that vision is clearly communicated to the builder or other trade professionals during the construction process.
Eric Dille, the other half of the team, adds 27 years of residential construction experience and is a full-service General Contractor fully licensed and insured. Over the years, Eric has won many industry awards to include the Parade of Homes. Whether you need remodeling or quick flips, Eric’s leadership and expertise will assist FRS to expand into more services to meet our growing homeowner portfolio. He and Lori are certainly up for the challenge and are ready to meet you!
- Best Interior Design Award – 2018, 2019 Parade of Homes
- Peoples’ Choice Award – 2016, 2018, 2019, 2020 Parade of Homes
- Front Range Stage featured in Sep 17 Colorado Springs Business Journal
- Model Home Design – Masterbilt Homes
- Model Home Design – Stone Cottage Homes
- Model Home Design – New Generation Homes
- Best of Houzz Service Award in 2018 and 2020
- Custom Mirror Frame National Wholesale Vendor of the Month
- Merchant Circle, SkillWho.com, Active Rain, Thumbtack, Allignable, Assist2Sell, LinkedIn, Real Estate Shows, and Home Staging Resource Directory of Home Stagers and Re-Designers