“LTW Design is a leader in the luxury home staging industry, creating individualized staging designs that tell a story by bringing a complete lifestyle experience to buyers. Every architectural detail is highlighted — showing buyers just how unique it is, and more importantly, feels when a home is designed with intention.”

— East Coast Home + Design Magazine

Leia T. Ward

Founder, Principal Staging Designer

LTW Design is a full scale staging design firm specializing in exclusive luxury properties. With an expansive inventory of furniture, accessories and artwork, their strategic  interior marketing approach sets them apart from the rest.

Founder & Principal Designer Leia T. Ward is a one-of-a kind uniquely qualified leader in the real estate staging industry. Professionally trained and using the most innovative marketing techniques, Leia & her team have staged the most exclusive homes in the Northeast ranging from $1M-$15M. Her staging design firm specializes in partnering with top realtors, developers and homeowners to sell their properties swiftly and at top market value.

Known for her attention to detail, Leia has a remarkable talent of blending textures, natural light and clean lines in every project. Her innate vision for creating calm and beautifully balanced spaces has become the LTW brand and signature style of casual sophistication.

Clients today benefit from her exceptional communication, project management and problem solving skills mastered during her 10 years working in the television and magazine industries in New York City.  She has developed a unique ability to understand her client’s needs — which has been a key part of LTW Design’s success.

Her unique design sense has been inspired from her time spent living in Europe and traveling the world. The result is an aesthetic that is elegant, inviting and speaks to buyers. Her trademark staging and design expertise have been featured in various magazines and can be seen in the most exclusive luxury homes throughout New York & Connecticut


  • Best of Houzz  2019
  • Top 10 Vacant Stager in the US 2018 – RESA
  • Best Home Staging 2018 – HOBI
  • New Member of The Year 2018 – HBRA
  • Best of Houzz 2018