Home Staging is the best proven way to get top dollar for your home as you prepare it for sale. You probably think that your home is designed perfectly and wonderfully, and it probably is....for you. Potential buyers need to be able to envision your home as their home. Your personal belongings, family photos, furniture, and collections could be preventing buyers from being able to do just that. 9 out of 10 people simply cannot see past your personalization and they cannot picture the potential of an unstaged home as their own. Madeline is an accredited and certified ASP and IAHSP home stager and she will customize a plan specifically for your home to get you the least amount of time on the market and for the highest price.
According to The National Association of Realtors, 77% of buyers' agents say that staging makes it easier for buyers to 'visualize' the property as their future home. In addition, 49% of buyers' agents say that staging a home increases the dollar value offered. Sellers' agents say that staging a home decreases the amount of time a home spends on the market.
Homes that are Staged with an ASP Professional Home Stager sell faster and for more money! According to the International Association of Home Staging Professionals, 95% of accredited staging professional ASP staged homes sell for 17% or more. ASP staged homes sell on average in 31.8 days, whereas non-staged homes sell on average in 160 days! 93% of ASP staged homes sell on average in 1 month or less. This is because Staging sets the scene throughout the house to create immediate buyer interest in your property. This will then lead to your home selling for the highest possible price in today's market. Remember, "The way you live in your home, and the way you market and sell your house are two different things." This gives you "The Staged Homes Advantage.®"
Statistics reported by StagedHomes.com on properties from around the country state that staging impacts sales price. 88% of listed properties sold at or above list price and were on the market for only 10.3 days instead of 84.6 days.
Madeline's clients will recieve a complimentary home staging consultation and proposal. It is her goal to communicate and educate her clients to understand the value of the home staging services that she will perform. Sellers need set their house on center stage in order to appeal to the broadest market. Homes can be staged when lived in or vacant, and she will discuss the options available. You can choose to do as little or as much as you would like. Madeline will take into consideration the focus of the room, the flow and layout from inside to outside and from room to room. A consultation involves a walk through of each room and either a verbal or written action plan. The action plan can be implemented by the seller or a proposal can be written and the staging can be done by Madeline. Once the proposal is underway, Madeline will execute the plan. She will walk you through the process, provide checklists, time frame and potential investment. However, Madeline will treat your home like her own. Madeline takes pride in providing the utmost top-notch service and she will go above and beyond to always deliver more than expected. Contact her for a consultation today at 215-680-1311.