Home Staging To Sell Your Home Faster

March 22, 2011

Home staging is key to sell your home in the surrounding twin cities suburbs of Minneapolis MN. There are a number of factors that can contribute to how your home is perceived by prospective home buyers. Since home buyers are starting their home shopping on the internet these days it is important that you make a great first impression through your pictures your Realtor takes as well as that your home is staged properly for these pictures. Staging a home in Minneapolis is extremely important in helping your home move quickly off the market. It is a simple thing to do, and your real estate agent should be able to provide you with suggestions to stage your home to appeal to home buyers which will in turn sell your home faster. When you stage your home by either keeping your own furniture in it, or by renting furniture, you create a much cozier and comforting feel to potential buyers that see your home. Some of the home staging benefits include:

You should leave some furniture in each room, this will give potential buyers a feel of how their own furniture and other possessions will fit in the home. If a buyer can envision their furniture in your house, they will gain a greater connection with the house itself.

Your real estate should be able to give you advice about what kinds of things people want to see in a home. This can be based off questions he or she has heard from clients, the size of the furniture, or what is the minimum amount of things to place in a room to create an inviting environment.

On average, homes that are staged sell much faster than other homes and average just 50 days on the MN MLS. This is due to people being able create a mental picture of the home to feel more relaxed. Although you want to make your home feel comforting and inviting in order to sell faster, you should be careful to not clutter it up to much because this can also detract home buyers.

Contact Realtor Jan Worthen