While there are many courses and tutorials online, learning from a book is still one of the best ways to greatly improve your skills. Below I have selected top Home Staging books.
- Psychological Staging: Home Staging Secrets of The Decorologist® (2014)
- Home Staging for Profit: How to Start a Six Figure Home Staging Business and Begin in 7 Days or Less (2017)
- Creating Successful Business Systems: A Home Staging & Decorators Guide: Free yourself through our proven system. (2016)
- Home Staging For Dummies (2008)
- Smart. Styled. Sold.: Home Staging Made Easy (2016)
- Learn Home Staging: A Complete Home Staging Course (2017)
- Just Right! Easy DIY Home Staging (2018)
- Feel at Home: Home Staging Secrets For a Quick and Easy Sell (2015)
- 301 Simple Things You Can Do to Sell Your Home Now and For More Money Than You Thought How to Inexpensively Reorganize, Stage, and Prepare Your Home for Sale (2016)
- Home Staging That Works: Sell Your Home in Less Time for More Money (2010)
- Home Staging: The Winning Way to Sell Your House for More Money (2006)
- SMART MOVES: How to Save Time and Money While Transitioning Your Home and Life (2019)
- Sell Your House In 72 Hours: The Art of Real Estate Styling (2017)
Psychological Staging: Home Staging Secrets of The Decorologist® (2014)
Kristie Barnett reveals the secrets of her proven method of Psychological Staging to quickly sell residential real estate for top dollar. This method has earned her both local and national awards for home staging, and has made The Decorologist the go-to authority in the field of real estate staging.
Home Staging for Profit: How to Start a Six Figure Home Staging Business and Begin in 7 Days or Less (2017)
If you’ve already taken an expensive seminar on starting a staging business, don’t read this. It will break your heart. Barbara Jennings, bestselling author of 19 books and national trainer since 2002, offers a comprehensively detailed guide on how to earn excellent income in a home-based staging business, now a textbook used by multiple universities and technical schools.
Creating Successful Business Systems: A Home Staging & Decorators Guide: Free yourself through our proven system. (2016)
Kristy Morrison takes the stress out of creating business systems for the creative industries of Home Staging, Decorating and Organizing. She’s packed the book with real business systems, examples and templates that she and her team use in their award winning company.
Home Staging For Dummies (2008)
Want to have homebuyers knocking down your door? Home Staging For Dummies delivers all the secrets to making your home stand out, sell faster, and bring in more money! It shows you how to make improvements room by room and generate a higher profit in the most cost- and time-effective way.
Smart. Styled. Sold.: Home Staging Made Easy (2016)
A step-by-step guide to selling your home while keeping your sanity! Did you know it takes potential buyers less than 10 seconds to decide how they feel about a home? If your home is to sell quickly and at the best and highest price, it needs to make that lasting impressionimmediately! In fact, 80% of buyers will decide the moment they walk through the front door.
Learn Home Staging: A Complete Home Staging Course (2017)
Learn home staging to sell your own home, add staging services to your real estate business or become a professional home stager. This course covers everything including design strategies, room-specific tips, business practices, necessary tools and expert advice from the most successful home staging consultant in New York. Learn at home and use your skills right away to earn money!
Just Right! Easy DIY Home Staging (2018)
Professionally certified home stager Vannessa Rhoades, owner of Three Bears Home Staging, walks you through this simple, step-by-step guide to help you sell your home faster and for more money.
Feel at Home: Home Staging Secrets For a Quick and Easy Sell (2015)
In a perfect world you wouldn’t need to be living in your home while on the market. However, the list of reasons why someone sells is endless and in many cases forces a homeowner to stay put when selling. The experience can be grueling for sellers when your personal lives become public displays to strangers and their criticisms.
301 Simple Things You Can Do to Sell Your Home Now and For More Money Than You Thought How to Inexpensively Reorganize, Stage, and Prepare Your Home for Sale (2016)
With the fully updated edition of this book you will learn which minor changes will bring you the greatest return, how to minimize problem areas, how to use design psychology, lighting techniques, landscaping secrets, and more. Includes a color insert of before and after shots!– (3/19/2015 12:00:00 AM)
Home Staging That Works: Sell Your Home in Less Time for More Money (2010)
As one of America’s most successful staging experts, author Starr C. Osborne knows what staging tricks cause buyers to fight over a property. In his game-changing book, he’s sharing the secrets that staging consultants don’t want you to know for yourself, which will help you save money during the sales process and maximize the value of your home.
Home Staging: The Winning Way to Sell Your House for More Money (2006)
The way you live in a home and the way you sell it are two different things. That’s the premise of Staging*, a concept that teaches you to look at your home through a buyer’s eyes and make adjustments to improve its appeal and value. In any real estate market, Staged homes sell faster or sell for more money–or both.
SMART MOVES: How to Save Time and Money While Transitioning Your Home and Life (2019)
Want to take the mystery out of selling your home and moving while saving both time and money? Caroline Carter, home transition expert and founder of the prestigious home transition company Done In a Day, guides readers through every step of this stressful, life-changing event. What should you do from the moment you decide to move? Buckle up! Carter is your personal transition coach on these pages sharing her best Smart Moves.
Sell Your House In 72 Hours: The Art of Real Estate Styling (2017)
In “Sell Your House in 72 Hours”, Real Estate Stylist Lori Fischer shares her 3 step method–including her top secret styling tool–to stage your house to sell. Fast. With Lori’s simple approach and practical guidance, you will immediately feel like a real estate staging super star.
Best Home Staging Books Worth Your Attention
We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Library Genesis and download some home staging books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.
Secrets of Home Staging: The Essential Guide to Getting Higher Offers Faster
Author(s): Karen Prince
ID: 2979327, Publisher: Mango Publishing, Year: 2021, Size: 34 Mb, Format: epub
Feel At Home: Home Staging Secrets for a Quick and Easy Sell
Author(s): Tori Toth
ID: 3571154, Publisher: Morgan James Publishing, Year: 2015, Size: 1 Mb, Format: epub
Home Sweet Home Staging
Author(s): Andrea Scarsi
ID: 3598266, Publisher: Andrea Scarsi, Year: 2014, Size: 200 Kb, Format: epub
Please note that this booklist is not errorless. Some books are truly best-sellers according to The Wall Street Journal, others are drafted by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.