Category: Home Staging Articles

Business Plan Tip 3: SWOT and Gap analysis

| December 31, 2014 | Comments (0)

What makes your company stand out in your marketplace? Are there are issues facing the real estate industry that may come to impact your business next year and beyond? Is there anything holding you back that could be mitigated? One of the key tickets to success for any business is to conduct a SWOT-analysis, which […]

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Business Plan Tip 2: How to Create a Powerful Value Message and Why it Matters

| December 29, 2014 | Comments (0)

How to Create a Powerful Value Message and Why it Matters You’re at an open house together with a Realtor® you’d like to form a business relationship with when a visiting broker stops and asks what brought you there. “I’m an Accredited Staging Professional®,” is likely your response. Unfortunately, that description will not spell out […]

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Business Plan Tip 1: Quick Guide to Successful Branding

| December 29, 2014 | Comments (0)

For all Accredited Staging Professionals it’s crucial to consider one’s brand. A brand is essentially a company’s expression of identify and especially a statement of its uniqueness compared to similar businesses in the marketplace. Often branding is referred to as the proper development and selection of a logo and even website design. Certainly both are […]

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Stay tuned for the Stagedhomes.com Business Plan Week

| December 28, 2014 | Comments (0)

Those who know me know I care very deeply about those who have made the commitment to their Staging business. That is why I thought I would share some tips for next year’s business plan. This coming week, Monday through Sunday, we will share business plan tips and ideas for 2015 here at the Stagedhomes.com […]

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Same property. Same Seller. Same price. New Professional Agent Team. New Professional Stagers. A completely different result!

| November 24, 2014 | Comments (0)

Last week I shared a story by Joan Inglis, a story she sent following a request by a national real estate publication. Today I thought I would take this opportunity to share another one of the great stories we received. This Staging case was shared by Kevin Htain, CEO of Identity Home Staging And Lifetime Accredited […]

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HURRY, HURRY – Urgent Casting Call for Unique Staging Stories and Case Studies

| November 12, 2014 | Comments (0)

As you most likely know, Stagedhomes.com works closely with media outlets – television, radio, newspapers, magazines, bloggers, podcasters and many more – and we are often asked to contribute stories. Today we were asked to provide names of ASPs and REALTORS who have helped clients with a unique staging project to get a house sold. […]

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Top 6 Home Selling Mistakes to Avoid

| October 22, 2014 | Comments (0)

If you are planning to put your house on the market in the near future, here are the top six mistakes that you should watch out for! Making an emotional decision. Selling your home is a major decision in your life and may turn out to be a costly one if not done without proper […]

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The Stories behind my Staging Sayings – Part Three

| October 22, 2014 | Comments (0)

For over forty years I’ve shared my knowledge of Home Staging through presentations across the country, and through the Accredited Staging Professional and Masters Courses. During those years I’ve developed many sayings in order to effectively communicate the benefits of Home Staging to real estate professionals, sellers and of course Home Stagers. In the following […]

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The Stories behind my Staging Sayings – Part Two

| October 21, 2014 | Comments (0)

For nearly forty years I’ve shared my knowledge of Home Staging through presentations across the country, and through the Accredited Staging Professional and Masters Courses. During those years I’ve developed many sayings in order to effectively communicate the benefits of Home Staging to real estate professionals, sellers and of course Home Stagers. In the following […]

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Casting Call for Unique Staging Stories and Case Studies

| October 19, 2014 | Comments (0)

As you most likely know, Stagedhomes.com works closely with media outlets – television, radio, newspapers, magazines, bloggers, podcasters and many more – and we are often asked to contribute stories. We are frequently asked to provide clever ideas and tips, as well as anecdotal stories, about how you as Home Stager and/or REALTOR® made one […]

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