Getting great photos is extremely important to meeting the objective of selling your home.

We cannot stress enough how important professional photos can be to attracting great buyers and great offers! While ShowPal has pricing plans that allows you to submit your own photos to us for professional editing, getting professional real estate photos taken can bring thousands more for your home. ShowPal wants to save you money but we also want to keep you from leaving money on the table. Spending money on professional real estate photos now is a great investment. Multiple studies have been performed on this topic and getting professional photos of your home absolutely the best way to attract buyer interest to your home!

  1. Buyers spend 60% of their time looking at listing photos, and only 20% each on the listing description and agent description. (The Wall Street Journal.)

  2. Homes with high-quality photos receive 47% higher asking price per square foot. (

  3. 83% of buyers cited pictures as very important. (

  4. You have two seconds to grab the buyer’s attention without a photo, and 20 seconds with a photo. (

  5. Homes with professionally photographed pictures can sell for up to $19,000 more. (

  6. Use a 10mm lens for wide angles of small rooms to make it look as spacious as possible, without distorting too much. (

  7. Listings with professional photographs sell 32% faster, spending only 89 days on the market compared to 123 for other homes. (PR Newswire)

  8. Only 15% of listings have high-quality photography, with half of over $1 million listings using low-quality photos. (The Wall Street Journal)

  9. Listings with professional photos receive 118% more online views. (IMOTO PHOTO)

  10. Professional photography can help sell your listing 39% closer to the original listing price. (IMOTO PHOTO)

  11. Homes with professional photos get 61% more views. (REDFIN)

  12. Listings with high-quality photos can gain anywhere between $934 and $116,076 more on the market. (The Wall Street Journal)

  13. Homes listed between $400,000 to $500,000 sell 18% better in the first six months with high-quality photography. (REDFIN)