The staging with furniture, paint, changing of fixtures, new granite counters tops in kitchens and baths is all part of staging and will allow your home to show at it's very best. Staged homes sell much faster and at higher prices than un staged homes.
Katherine J. Higgins
Realty Executives, Inc.
6263 N. Scottsdale Road, #140
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
Cell: 480-710-2020 http://www.khiggins.com
De-cluttering, painting, and cleaning, while all desirable, do not constitute Staging.
Bringing in furnishings, decor, paintings, carpets, and using specific principles, colors, locations etc are all part of staging.
Best practices you would learn in a 2 day course. Click on the link below; there is one coming up in Phoenix in late May.