Home Staging Ideas

Articles that give great tips for staging your home to sell in Colorado Springs.

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The two most important questions that home sellers want to know the answer to are “How much is my house worth?” and “How long will it take to sell my house?”. Many people will base the answer to these questions off of their neighbor’s recent experience selling their home.

5 Tips To Sell Your House Faster Than Your NeighborsIf your neighbor’s house recently took 6 months to sell, then it seems likely that your house may take 6 months to sell as well, right? Not necessarily. There are numerous factors that determine how quickly a home will sell.

Sometimes it can take a long time to sell a home because the neighborhood is far from town and there are fewer buyers in the area. Under these circumstances, you may be correct in assuming that your house will take a while to sell. For people who live within


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


Selling a house is much more work than buying a house. Just ask anyone who has done it. If you’ve never sold a home before, you may be surprised at how complex it can be. From determining the correct listing price, to navigating contractual agreements; it’s an exhausting process. The best place to start is by choosing a good Realtor who you trust and enjoy working with. Ask their advice through each step of the process and leverage their experience. A good Realtor will keep you focused on the things that will help you sell your home fast and for top dollar. Below is a list of 10 items that most Realtors will advise you to work on before listing your home for sale.

10 Critical Steps to Take Before Listing Your House for Sale

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 There will be many different types of people


How Well Does Your House Compete Online

According to Google, some of the most competitive keywords in the industry are real estate keywords. The mortgage industry has the 3rd highest pay per click at $44.28 per click, as of January 2014. This industry is increasingly learning how to be more competitive online. According to the National Association of Realtors®, real estate related searches on Google have grown by 253% over the last four years. This is a trend that shows no signs of letting up.

If you’re considering listing your home for sale, it’s highly likely that you are also checking the market for what you can buy once you have sold your home. So, what methods do you use to find properties that interest you? If you’re like 90% of home buyers, you search the web to see what your


Whether you’re planning to sell your home or just feel it’s time to renovate, home improvement projects can add a lot to your home’s value. However, more often than not, these projects can end up costing a pretty penny. Therefore, we scoured the internet for inexpensive home improvement project ideas. Below are our findings, all ringing in at under $5000.  

5 Inexpensive Home Improvment Projects

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5 Inexpensive Home Improvement Projects - OrganizeOkay, so you may not see this as a “home improvement project,” but if you’ve ever tried to neatly organize an entire home, you know it’s quite an undertaking. This will cost you little to no money, improve your home’s appearance and save your sanity. There are some great organization ideas on Pinterest, from using a towel rack as a pot and pan lid rack in the kitchen to using a