How to ‘De-Deck’ the Halls to Sell Listings During the Holidays

How to ‘De-Deck’ the Halls to Sell Listings During the Holidays
Who says you need to wait until the holidays are over to put a home on the market? Our new virtual staging services can help real estate professionals “De-Deck the Halls” of their listings, so there’s no need to delay listing a home until after the holiday decorations are removed. The holiday season is the ...

VHT’s CEO Shares How to Impress Buyers with Virtual Staging

VHT's CEO Shares How to Impress Buyers with Virtual Staging
Our CEO, Brian Balduf, was recently back on WGN Radio’s Wintrust Business Lunch discussing the various benefits of using virtual staging. VHT recently rolled out a new Suite of Virtual Staging Services including Paint, Stage, Declutter, and Redecorate. This new virtual staging technology allows agents to essentially redecorate the inside of any home. It allows buyers to ...

Introducing Our Expanded Suite of Virtual Staging Services

Introducing Our Expanded Suite of Virtual Staging Services
According to a study by the National Association of Realtors, staged properties sell 72% faster and at a higher price compared to un-staged properties. With our exciting, newly expanded suite of virtual staging services, you’re able to digitally transform listings like never before! Paint: Change flat surfaces to any color you choose Declutter: Remove unwanted clutter without moving ...

Listen to VHT’s CEO Share Helpful Drone Tips on WGN Radio 1

Listen to VHT's CEO Share Helpful Drone Tips on WGN Radio
On August 29th, the same day the FAA released new drone regulations, our CEO, Brian Balduf, was a guest on WGN Radio’s Steve Cochran Show. While on the air, Brian discussed the latest changes in drone regulations and tips for real estate professionals interested in purchasing a drone of their own. In the past, drone operators were required ...

Drones & the Unknown: 10 Tips Before Entering the Drone Zone

Drones & the Unknown: 10 Tips Before Entering the Drone Zone
A new real estate marketing era takes off next week, when the Federal Aviation Administration officially implements new, relaxed regulations on how realtors and other marketers are able to use commercial drones. Marketing real estate with aerial video and photography conveys a new and dramatic perspective for potential buyers. Drones capture unique high-altitude views of ...

How to Use Facebook to Sell More Homes

How to Use Facebook to Sell More Homes
92% of homebuyers use the Internet in their home search. One of the best ways to get in front of current and potential clients online is to build your presence on social media. Facebook, the most popular social networking site, is a great tool to showcase your personality, connect with homebuyers, and show off your ...

Why You Need to Be on Instagram

Why You Need to Be on Instagram
Launched back in 2010, Instagram, the popular photo-sharing service, has been attracting users left and right. Today, there are over 400 million active users, and the number continues to grow! Since Instagram is about sharing compelling imagery, we decided to ask a few of our social media savvy photographers to chime in with some words of wisdom. After all, ...

Agents Get a New Angle on Luxury Marketing with Drone Photography

Agents Get a New Angle on Luxury Marketing with Drone Photography
If you ask Brian Balduf, the chairman and co-founder of VHT studios, about the main benefits of his company’s new drone photography/video system, he does not mince words.  “So much focus of the last 20 years in bringing technology into the marketing of real estate has focused almost entirely on the inside of a listing,” ...

Why Real Estate Photography Makes a Difference in Selling a Home

Why Real Estate Photography Makes a Difference in Selling a Home
A guest post by professional real estate photographer Michael Erard The Digital Age Challenges Home Sellers to “Up the Ante” with Stunning Photos Selling a home can be a stressful experience, and it can be hard to get the edge needed for a successful sale. In the digital age, most buyers start their search on ...

VHT Studios’ 2016 Real Estate Season Kicks Off 2

VHT Studios' 2016 Real Estate Season Kicks Off
The NFL season is now officially over, and that means the kickoff of the 2016 real estate season is underway.  The photographers and image specialists at VHT Studios have noticed a big increase in requests for professional real estate photography, as realtors turn to us to help market and showcase their clients’ homes. WGN Radio’s ...