staged homes sell faster and for more money!
93% of professionally
staged homes sell within one month or less, compared with 160 days
on average for non-staged homes.1
A survey of
over 400 homes across the US and Canada staged by an Accredited
Staging Professional revealed that staged homes spend 80% less time
on the market than non-staged homes.
staged homes under $1 million sell for 10% more, on average, than
online resource for homebuyers and sellers, polled 2,000 real estate
agents and found that staging typically costs from $212 to $1,089
(2003 rates) and adds $2,275 to $2,841 to a homes selling
price a return of two to thirteen times the cost of staging.
Staging is designed
to differentiate a house, to create emotion, which translates into
more offers and more money.3
home stagers sometimes offer a consultation for reduced fee, which
can include a written report that details what owners can do to
stage the home themselves.
room invites buyers in and helps them see past the sellers
possessions to the layout and square footage. Staging helps draw
the buyers eyes to the best feature of the room.4
1 ASP Home
Staging Statistics www.stagedhomes.com
2 Barb Schwartz, founder of Associated Staging Professionals
3 Christian Science Monitor 2006
4 REALTOR Magazine Online