How to Stage Your House to Double Your Investment

Home Staging by the Numbers & Why It Matters Did you know staged homes spend 73 percent less time on the market? Nearly 50 percent of buyers are swayed by home staging, so make sure it’s in the best…

When to Call the Experts on Eliminating Home Odors

  Home odors can – and do! – sink home sales. No one wants to shell out hundreds of thousands of dollars for a house that quite literally stinks. So, what do you do if your home has a distinctive…

How to Stage Around: A Weird Layout

Some staging conundrums are easy. Hot pink guest room? Paint it! Backyard looking like the set of Jumanji? Hire a landscaper! Other issues, though, are not so easily solved. One of the hardest things…

How to Stage Around: Ugly Carpet

  Carpet accounts for over half of America’s flooring market. And for good reason: Carpet is relatively cost-effective, it’s versatile, and it’s cozy on bare feet! Carpet is a smart choice for homes…

How to Stage Before a Busy Open House

  You know you need to stage your home. Studies have shown again and again that staging your home before it goes on the market helps your house sell faster and for more money. The best time to stage?…

4 Ways to Keep Client Morale Afloat in a Tough Real Estate Market

Many parts of the United States are currently enjoying a “seller’s market.” Even so, sellers aren’t experiencing bidding wars everywhere, and even in hot markets, there are always locations and…

Crunching the Numbers: The True Value of Home Staging

Staging statistics are hard to come by. Why? Because every single market is different. Staging can be incredibly expensive in large metropolitan areas like New York or San Francisco. Staging may not…

4 Tips for Showcasing Space in Your Home

When you’re trying to sell your home, it’s important to put yourself in the buyer’s shoes. For many people looking for a home, space is usually one of the biggest factors in finding the perfect fit.…

Renting Furniture to Stage Your Home: Is it Worth it?

Did you know that some home sellers actually rent furniture to stage their home? It’s not as crazy as it sounds! In some cases it actually makes perfect sense to use rental furniture for staging.…

4 Things to Know When Hiring a Home Stager

It’s time to sell your house. You’re probably thinking you can sell it with no problem, right? But then the house sits on the market with no offers for months on end. What should you do? Today’s…