Home staging is one of the best ways to extract more value out of your home when it comes time to sell and using a professional will absolutely be value for money. Don’t forget to ask me more about home staging when we get together at our listing appointment.
Presentation is key to selling your home and just as the professional photographer takes the time to ensure the photographs exceed all expectations, there are nuances a home stager can tweak in your home to ensure it exceeds all buyers expectations the moment they walk through the front door.
We know how stressful can be preparing a house to sell. Whether you are living in your current investment property or if it has been tenanted for years there are some key staging strategies that can help get your property open house read.
You can find 30 good ideas on this blog post from Designed to Sell, from HGTV designer Lisa LaPorta. “Clear out clutter or other personal items that will distract buyers. Paint the walls a neutral tone, and furnish the space to show off how functional it is. When buyers come through and imagine themselves there, you can bet an offer isn’t far behind”.
Successful staging is key to selling your home quickly and at the best price. From cleaning to styling, these 21 Staging Tips can help you stage your home and sell it faster.
This Globe and Mail article offers an interesting return on investment percentage on this blog post: 10 staging tips to wow home shoppers
If the mantra for buyers is ‘location, location, location’, the mantra for sellers should be ‘clean, clean, clean’. Check some more tips on this MoneySense blog post.
Keep in mind that the goal is to show people how to use the space effectively. And remember: it pays to stage your home.