Wednesday, June 07, 2017 / by Abio Properties, Blogger
The short answer: Yes.
Stage your home because first impressions are everything. Just like in job interviews, dating and handshakes, first impressions most definitely matter in real estate.
A well-dressed house, whether you stage it yourself or hire an expert, impacts the number of offers received, how many days a property stays on the market and the final sales price.
A staged home could boost your sales price by as much as 10 percent, according to some estimates.
And consider these stats from a National Association of Realtors survey: 81 percent of agents said staging helps buyers visualize the property as a future home; and 46 percent believe staging encourages prospective buyers to walk through a home they saw online.
“The bottom line is whatever ...