M is for move in ready. Today’s buyers are busy people. They are looking for homes where they can move in on Saturday, unpack on Sunday and head back to work on Monday. A Maritz research study found that 63% of buyers would be willing to pay a premium price for a move in…
Besides decorating aptitude, financial common sense and an understanding of the real estate process, a good stager needs to be familiar with the basics of marketing. They package a new product every time they stage a home.
Decorating and staging have different purposes and different philosophies. But, because many decorators are ‘changing hats’ to provide home staging services, it becomes confusing for the public to differentiate.
When you realize that one decorating job can impact almost every other room in the house, it can be overwhelming. However, it is important to keep it all working together. That’s where some professional help can keep your projects on track.