Sales Tips & Techniques Archive

How to Understand Home Staging Pricing and Proposals: Do’s and Don’ts

By Audra Slinkey, Home Staging Resource A lot of real estate agents are looking for a good, reliable home stager that can magically transform their listings into the price point their seller is hoping to achieve.  The trouble and...
September 10, 2018

Before and After Photos: How Staging Can Make a Big Difference

The following are some examples of rooms that were “styled to sell” by meeting targeted buyer’s specific needs....
September 3, 2018

Staged to Sell: A Fixer Upper to Show Stopper

Justin Riordan with the Spade and Archer Design Agency offers up three tips in how he staged this former fixer upper. ...
August 27, 2018

Homeowners’ Favorite Décor Pieces by State

What’s your state’s favorite home accessory—centerpiece bowls, trays, throw blankets, vases, or more? Take a look at this chart from a survey conducted by Next Day Blinds to find out....
July 23, 2018

Make the Front Porch a Selling Point

The front porch is making a comeback, and the younger generation is bringing an interesting spin to this iconic home feature. ...
June 18, 2018

Staged to Sell: This Staged Home Sold for 107% of Asking Price

View inside this single-family home in Essex County, N.J., to see how real estate pros and stagers Amy Burke and Katie Miedler transformed this property and showcased it as "fresh, updated, classic, and timeless." ...
June 11, 2018

Hot Home Trend: Double-Pocket Doors That Make a Statement

Pocket doors are not only getting a chic makeover in recent years, but they really can be key to solving some design challenges in small spaces too. And for the “wow” factor, try a double-pocket door....
April 9, 2018

Stagers Who Stand Ready to Transform Properties

A lot of people don’t realize just how much home stagers do for their clients. Certified professional home stagers are true artists and will go to great lengths to get that “right look,” as well as help seller’s maximize...
January 29, 2018

The Forecast: 2018 Trends in Staging

Here are the hottest staging trends to watch in the new year. ...
December 25, 2017

White Emerges as ‘It’ Color for Holiday Staging

White has become a classy go-to color this holiday season, and it’s perfect when staging a home during the holidays. ...
December 18, 2017