Since starting our business, the question of “what is home staging?” or “how long does it take to stage a home?” is one that comes our way often. Home staging is the act of preparing a private residence for sale in the real estate marketplace. The goal of staging is to make a home appealing to the highest number of potential buyers, thereby selling a property more swiftly and for more money. Now, how long it takes varies depending on the size of the home and the amount of work needed to be done prior to the actual staging. Usually, this is determined during the In-Home Consultation or “Walk and Talk”, which we discussed in a previous blog post here.
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A few weeks back, I was talking to a friend who recently purchased her first home with her husband and will soon begin to decorate their new space. She asked if there was any insight I could share that could save them time or money as well as any must have pieces of furniture to splurge on. This is a common question I think most people will ask after purchasing their first home or moving into a more “grownup” place.
Gone are the days of cramped rental-apartment living—you now have a place to make all your own and enjoy for years to come. Since you just made a large investment securing your new abode, the thought of decorating it can be extremely overwhelming. I totally get it, most of us have been in the same position. Between selecting the best paint for your living room to splurging on a new sofa that will fit your space, there’s a lot to consider before you even set a foot in the house. If you’re starting from scratch or hoping to create a home that feels more grown-up than your previous rentals, here are a few suggestions that will make decorating your home enjoyable and much easier than you think.
Home staging is the act of preparing a private residence for sale in the real estate marketplace. The goal of staging is to make a home appealing to the highest number of potential buyers, thereby selling a property more swiftly and for more money. Staging techniques focus on improving a property’s appeal by transforming it into a welcoming, attractive product that anyone might want. People usually use wall art, painting, accessories, lights, greenery, and carpet to stage the home, to give potential buyers a more attractive first impression of the property.
Home staging is one of the most powerful and effective marketing strategies to sell your home fast and for top dollar. Depending on your needs, there are multiple ways for a Certified Home Stager to help you. From completely staging a vacant property to accessorizing and fluffing your existing furnishings to improve the overall look of the rooms. Home staging doesn’t have to be expensive, especially if you just hire a certified home stager to give you detailed advice on what to do on your own. This is what’s known as a Home Staging Consultation. Once you’ve decided to invest in staging your home, it all starts with a consultation. But what exactly does that mean? Read More