Kitchener-Waterloo Vacant Homes: Why They are a Tough Sell

Vacant or empty homes are some of the toughest properties to sell. A national survey done by the Real Estate Staging Association (RESA) found that vacant homes which were staged spent 80% less time on the market. Part of the reason is that  when staged, homes showcase a lifestyle that buyers connect with emotionally. Additionally, by…

Importance of Safety While Staging

In recent weeks I have read many blog posts about realtors worried about their own safety while showing houses to clients and it got me thinking. We often go into homes without knowing our clients well or what their personal situations are like. I have been in certain situations which made me both very uncomfortable…