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Home Staging Whats The Big Deal Infographic

Home Staging IconDo I really need to stage my home before selling it? The answer is probably "Yes!" Home Staging is an extremely important tool in your Marketing Package. You can have beautiful, professional photos and video, get lots of showings, but still have a hard time getting offers if your home shows poorly.

The Cost of Listing an UnStaged Home in Colorado Springs:

In an extensive 2013 Study of almost 170 Homes between the price range of $300k-$499k, RESA (the Real Estate Staging Association), found that Staged homes sold an average of 22 Days on the Market (DOM), while their un-staged competition held an average of 125 DOM.

The Cost of Listing An Unstaged Home

As of May 2017, PPAR (Pikes Peak Association of Realtors) lists the Average price for a Single-Family home in


The Ultimate Home Sellers To Do Checklist Infographic

 You can CLICK HERE to download a printable PDF checklist of this information.

Click Here To Pin This List PinterestGetting your house ready to put on the market can seem like an overwhelming task. Simplify the job by tackling one room at a time, with this handy checklist.

If you are short on time, it's especially important to remember to prioritize this list. Cleaning, packing up & de-cluttering should be your top priority. You want to make your home look as new as possible if you want to get the most out of your sale, in the least amount of time. Consult with your REALTOR early on in the process for the best results.

 WHOLE HOUSE: Objectively Evaluate Every Room!

Home buyers are going to be much more critical of your home than they are of their own. Most people don't