• Professionally staged homes present and show better than competing houses for sale, including new construction homes and higher-priced houses.

• Staged properties will sell faster when compared with houses that have not been staged. From the date of listing until the day of closing, home staging shortens this time frame, even in a slow real estate market. Staged homes sell approximately 50-72% faster than non-staged homes.

• Staged properties can increase the number of offers and selling price in hot markets.

• Homes sold after 6 weeks sell for an average of 6% less than homes sold in the first 30 days. Your home must shine from the very first day.

• Buyers view professionally staged listings as “well-maintained’, increasing the perceived value of the home.

• 84% of home buyers say they want a “move-in ready” home and are willing to pay for it. Buyers’ agents recognize that professionally staged listings are “move-in” ready and are inclined to show staged properties.

• 98% of home buyers use the internet as a primary source during the search process. If the pictures of your home are not pristine, chances are those buyers will never make it to the front door. Photos of professionally staged listings look better on the MLS and other Real Estate websites, as well as in print.

• The Return on Investment for a Staged Home is approximately 343-586%.

• Professionally staged listings stand out in prospective buyers’ minds.