For Immediate Release         Contact: Bobbie McGrath            919-605-6588

July 4, 2020, Raleigh, NC The Real Estate Staging Association® (RESA®) is pleased to announce that Bobbie McGrath, of Raleigh, NC has been voted as a Top Ten Finalist in the RESA® Best Occupied Home Stager Of The Year United States for the fourth time, by the members of the Real Estate Staging Association. 

Bobbie will go on to compete for the overall title of RESA’s RESA® Best Occupied Home Stager Of The Year United States.  

Bobbie McGrath operates Successful Staging and has been a professional real estate stager since 2004.  McGrath services the greater Triangle Area. 

Bobbie states, “I have enjoyed teaming up with some of the best real estate agents in the area to present occupied homes in their best possible light. Having assisted in over 8,000 sales throughout the Triangle, I have strived to develop an effective system based on the home sellers timeframe and budget. To be recognized by those within my industry is a great honor!”

“We would like to thank everyone for their participation in the awards process, without the support of our membership we would not be able to recognize so may well deserving people in our industry. All of the finalists in all categories can be seen at All of the winners will be announced at RESACON during the awards premier July 22, 2020, live on Facebook” said, Shell Brodnax, CEO Real Estate Staging Association.

About Bobbie McGrath and Successful Staging

Bobbie McGrath currently serves on the RESA National Board of Directors, was past President of the RESA™ Raleigh-Durham Chapter, Creator NC Realtor CE Course “Setting the Stage For a Successful Sale”, RESA Approved Trainer, Creator “Occupied Consultation Specialist®” recipient “2019 Kathy Nielsen Spirit Award”, Coauthor of Amazon best-selling book “Home Staging: The Power That Sells Real Estate”, International Trainer/Speaker, Mentor, and Coach. In addition to running her Raleigh based staging company, Successful Staging, she is a popular guest on many top home staging and designer podcasts.

Bobbie McGrath is recognized as one of the Most Influential People in Real Estate Staging in 2018, 2019, and 2020, as well as being named a four-time Top Ten Occupied Home Stager in the United States, McGrath has gathered her years of experience towards a new direction: educating Realtors and fellow home stagers. Bobbie’s communication-based business model has naturally allowed her to carefully develop a highly effective consultation process second to none. Her method is best reflected in her award-winning “Occupied Consultation Specialist®” named the “Most Innovative Product or Service of the Year 2019.”

About The Real Estate Staging Association® 

The Real Estate Staging Association® (RESA®) is the trade association for professional real estate stagers and redesigners For more information on the real estate staging and the convention visit  For more information about the awards please visit For more information about real estate staging, or to find a professional stager or redesigner call 800-201-8687 and speak with Shell Brodnax, or visit the RESA® Web site at