12 Urban Nest Designs, a San Francisco Home Staging and Design Studio specializing in the modern aesthetic real estate market.

creative home staging for the modern mecca

A prospective buyer makes a decision on whether to purchase a house within the first few minutes of walking through the front door. Staging your home for the first impression is crucial in today's demanding real estate market. Home Staging has been a proven marketing tool to help buyers visualize their new home in its full potential.

Urban Nest Designs specializes in modern + contemporary staging designs. We bring over 16+ years of compelling interior marketing solutions to the Bay Area’s real estate marketplace. We utilize proven marketing principles combined with customized design techniques to help position the property in a much more competitive condition. Our focus is to accentuate your home's best features and showcase it in its best light for the sale.


  • Full or Partial Staging
  • Staging Design Consultation
  • Space Planning
  • Interior Design Services
  • Short / Long / Flexible Terms
  • De-Cluttering Services
  • Painters/ Cleaners / Handyman Referrals
  • Color and Lighting Recommendations
  • Artwork
  • Lighting Techniques
  • Plant Life
  • Licensed and Insured


leilayee, creative director

Equipped with a background in business, interior design, and an artist sense for colors and spaces, Leila left the corporate scene to pursue her creative passion in home staging. With her native San Franciscan roots and a background in home investing, Leila knows how to create the interior marketing solutions and the curb appeal that attracts the Bay Area's diverse markets. She is always expanding her creative ideas through networking in the design communities and extensive travels both locally + globally.

kimlawson, project manager

A well rounded artist and a graduate from the SF Art Institute, Kim moved from New Mexico to fulfill her creative edge in the urban city. With a background in visual design, photography, and painting, Kim specializes in the use of spaces, colors, editing, and lighting to create effective home staging layouts. Her hobbies include painting large scale abstracts and working with galleries to showcase her art around the city.

kimberlyskelley, assistant designer

With the love of seeing spaces transform, Kimberly brings us her background in visual arts and 10+ years of sales and marketing experience. She specializes in industrial + modern design, and does enjoy experimenting with new styles. A transplant from the Midwest, she has made SF her home and can be found immersed in the eclectic cultures of the city. This combination of skills allows Kimberly to develop and apply the best home merchandising plan to meet the needs of each client.

email: info@urbannestdesigns.com
t + f: 415.902.4123
mailing address: 1800 bryant street suite 209 sf ca 94110
hours: m-f 9-5pm