Reasons to hire a professional to stage your home, and there are many:
If you plan to empty your property before putting it on the market, BEWARE!
Showing an unstaged, unfurnished house is a gamble. If a property is flawless, the all-important MLS photos will be okay. Not very interesting, but okay. An empty property requires buyers to have very good imaginations — and the time to bother visualizing how it might look. Professional home staging is essential to give you the best and quickest shot at selling your home advantageously.
The thing is, most homes are not flawless. When your home is empty, every little nick and dent shows. Putting an entirely empty house on the market magnifies any flaws it possesses. [Read more…]