Category Archives: News Items

3 proven tips to stage your home to sell (The Houston Business Journal)

Staging a home for sale can pay off big for Realtors and homeowners. On average, redecorating and remodeling a home can bring three times the return on investment at closing, according to Greg Williams, a new owner of ShowhomesHouston. “(Staging) helps homes sell faster and for more money,” Williams said.  Williams and his partner Steven Cook are the new […]

Emotional connection competing with price as biggest driver in real estate market

Dollars and cents may be the most important factor when buying some products, but a home is not one of them. In fact, a recent survey from Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC revealed that since 2014, more than one quarter of home sellers are twice as likely to select an offer on their property based on emotion […]

Tips For Making Your House Desirable For Buyers (WCCO-CBS Minneapolis)

Selling your house? Karen Geller with Showhomes Minneapolis gives a few tips on how to stage your house to sell, Kylie Bearse reports (3:10). WCCO Mid-Morning  Click here to see the feature e.

Expert provides tips on setting your home apart when selling (WBTW-CBS Myrtle Beach, SC)

Showhomes Grand Strand was featured on the CBS affiliate in Myrtle Beach, SC providing how to prepare you home to sell faster and for more money. “Right now there are more than 3,600 homes on the market in the Myrtle Beach area alone and thousands more throughout the WBTW area. If you really want to […]

3 simple showcasing tips to get your home sold faster (KCRA NBC Sacramento)

Showhomes Folsom Lake was featured on the NBC affiliate in Sacramento, CA showing the keys to getting your home sold faster and for money. Click here to see the feature:

Local companies create dream room for teen leukemia survivor (Mountain Xpress)

Local Keller Williams realtor Nona Armour first met Megan Vess about 4-6 weeks back, she estimates. Right away, Armour says, she noticed the 13-year-old girl is “just a really strong kid.” In early 2013, Megan, her mother Amber, her father and three siblings moved from Johnson City, Tenn., to Marion, N.C., into a two-story modular home. The upper floor was unfinished when the family moved […]

Showhomes Posts Biggest Quarter in 29-Year History, Celebrates Franchisees at Annual Convention

Thriving Franchise Posts 28 Percent Increase in Q1 Revenue, Achieves Best Sales via Diverse Revenue Streams  NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Showhomes, the almost 30-year-old leader in home staging, entered Q2 with confidence after achieving an all-time high in quarterly revenue of $1,663,780, an increase of 28 percent year-over-year. Showhomes also achieved its biggest month in the brand’s […]

Showhomes Strikes a Balance Between Low Costs, Scalability (1851 Magazine)

Leading home staging franchise appeals to franchisees with unique opportunity. Value is a term bandied about by many franchise brands, but as the nation’s largest home staging company, Showhomes is able to put its money where its mouth is. In this case, that means franchisees being able to keep more of their own money in their pockets. […]

Set the stage: Making your house shine can equal a quick sale (The Post and Courier)

Ask pretty much any real estate agent the No. 1 tip on getting your house ready to sell and you’ll get one word: declutter. Sometimes that’s easier said than done when you have kids, pets and 10 years’ worth of “stuff.” But if you’re putting your house on the market and want it to sell […]

Showhomes Reports Biggest Sales Month in Company History

   Showhomes, the Nashville-based home staging franchise, has made company history by posting the highest sales revenue since the brand’s inception. The company posted a total system revenue increase of 27 percent February year-over-year. “We’re very excited to announce our highest grossing month in the history of our 29-year-old company,” said Showhomes CEO Matt Kelton. […]