Category Archives: Press Releases

Cindy Montgomery Of Showhomes Minneapolis To Be Featured On HGTV

Minneapolis, MN – The popular design network HGTV will feature Minneapolis home staging expert Cindy Montgomery, franchise owner of Showhomes Minneapolis.  Montgomery is starting the complete interior design project of a new showhome that will be featured by the prominent national network, which produces and airs popular shows such as House Hunters and Design Star, […]


 Nashville, Tennessee – For the fourth year in a row, Showhomes Home Staging is ranked as one of the Top 50 Franchise Companies by the prestigious Franchise Business Review, a national franchise market research firm that surveys thousands of franchise owners per year and evaluates the comprehensive findings to reveal overall franchisee satisfaction. “It […]

La Jolla Showhomes franchise owner recognized

For the third year in a row, The Franchise Business Review ranked Showhomes Home Staging one of the Top 50 franchise systems based on franchise owner satisfaction, according to Cindy Montgomery, franchise owner for Showhomes – La Jolla.

Homeowners Turn to ‘Home Staging with a Twist’ to Sell Distressed Properties

Homeowners wanting to sell face a daunting set of circumstances: How do they get the most value for their property in a market that’s focused on deep discounts and bargain basement shopping? Many homeowners are turning to Showhomes Home Staging, a Nashville-based franchise company that specializes in staging high-end vacant houses. Realtors and homeowners who […]

Showhomes Home Staging: 5 Reasons Vacant Houses are Hard to Sell

Showhomes Home Staging helps homeowners win the beauty contest Musty smelling, bare-walled, vandal-prone properties just don’t sell. Last year of the estimated 130 million housing units in the United States, 11.3 percent or some 14 million stood vacant according to the U.S. Census. A large portion of these houses are vacant and for sale, leading […]

Showhomes Featured in Nashville Ledger

Staging a house for sale with furniture is nothing new. Putting real people in the picture is another story. Spacious four-bedroom executive home in upscale Nashville neighborhood. Monthly rate: Too good to be true. The catch? You have to keep the house spotless and be ready to disappear with 30 minutes notice. It’s home staging […]

Banks Turn To Showhomes Home Staging Franchises to Help Sell Foreclosures

Showhomes live-in home staging services popular with increasing number of banks Foreclosed homes may be an opportunity for buyers and investors, but for banks they are a mess with no end in sight. Foreclosures cost money to maintain, create insurance problems, invite vandalism and devalue neighboring homes. Showhomes home staging, a nationally franchised network of […]

Fed Says Recession Over; For Showhomes Home Staging It Never Happened

Home staging franchise company up 25% for 2010; sixth record-breaking year since 2004 Showhomes home staging continues to be one of the success stories in the slumping real estate market. Despite a sluggish economy, the Nashville-based home staging franchise company posted a 25 percent gain in individual franchise revenue for 2010. Showhomes has posted record […]

Showhomes Home Staging Makes Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500 List

Home staging franchise ranked highly in all categories With six years of double digit growth, Showhomes home staging ranked 214th in Entrepreneur Magazine’s popular list of the top 500 franchise companies for 2011. The magazine ranked the home staging franchise in the top 50 low-investment businesses, in the top 100 fastest growing franchise systems and […]

Mansion Squatting Takes Root in Vacant Homes for Sale

Showhomes Home staging helps solve squatter problem for vacant homes As the number of vacant homes for sale in the U.S. spirals higher, so-called “mansion squatting” is on the rise, too, especially in large metro areas such as Chicago, Los Angeles and Seattle. Consider these recent incidents: A woman was arrested in Seattle for living in […]