Home Staging: Frequently Asked Questions

Home Staging: Frequently Asked Questions2020-11-25T17:37:06+00:00
What is Home Staging?2020-10-22T20:59:03+00:00

Home staging is the process of neutralizing, de-cluttering and de-personalizing a home so it becomes a product that will appeal to the most number of Buyers possible. It is a powerful marketing tool that elevates a property by highlighting the features of the home and presents the lifestyle that allows prospective Buyers to see themselves living there, creating an emotional attachment to it.

Does Home Staging Affect the Sales Price?2020-10-22T20:58:48+00:00

Home staging definitely affects the sales price! Staging not only increases the sales price but also decreases time spent on the market! National statistics show that 88% of staged properties sold at or above list price and the average days on market for a staged property is 10 days vs. 84 days for a non-staged property.

In addition, 83% of Agents say that staging makes it easier for Buyers to visualize the property as their future home. The investment in staging will always be less than a price reduction!

I’m On a Budget, What Room(s) Should I Focus Most On?2020-10-22T20:58:56+00:00

The main living spaces are the most important when staging your home on a budget. These would include the living room, dining room, kitchen, family room and master bedroom and bath. Most prospective Buyers want to be able to envision themselves in these spaces so it’s critical that they can see how it would feel to live in these rooms!

My Home is Small, Is it Worth Staging?2020-11-25T17:32:21+00:00

The answer is yes! Small houses are some of the most critical properties to stage and photograph appropriately. Many small property sellers have too many furnishings / decor that are likely the wrong scale. Shown vacant, buyers are confused how they will make it work. Staging solves both issues and frequently under budget from what sellers are expecting to spend.

Is Staging My Home Worth the Investment?2020-11-25T17:32:01+00:00

YES! Home staging makes it easier for prospective buyers to visualize the property as a future home. Staged homes sell faster and for more money than those that are unstaged, according to industry analysis.

Why Should I Hire a Home Stager When I Already Hired a Realtor?2020-11-25T17:30:23+00:00

Your home needs to make a great first impression. With so many people starting their home search online it’s more important than ever to work with a professional home stager before listing.

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