GETTING YOUR HOME READY TO SELL

When selling your home, the main focus should be to create an atmosphere where everything pertaining to the home is “done”.

 

Even if it isn’t done the way the Buyer would do it, they have a back drop to imagine how they will do it their way.

 

Every property is different; It may be worthwhile to get a professional stager to give you advice as to what will help you sell your house in the least amount of time.  

House For Sale Sign
Suburban House

CURB APPEAL

  • Make sure the landscaping is in excellent condition.

  • Plant some colorful flowers along the walkway.

  • Dress your porch or patio with a fresh potted plant or two.

  • Make sure the house looks newly painted and that there are no repairs needed to the outside of the house.

FRONT ENTRY

  • A beautiful front door is worth the investment. It is the Buyer’s first impression of the home.

  • Artwork is a good idea in the entry

Front Door
Woman Cleaning Furniture

CONDITION

  • Everything needs to be as immaculate as possible.

  • A fresh clean smell is very important.

  • No animal dander, as people have allergies.

Atmosphere

NEUTRAL COLORS

  • Fresh paint is an inexpensive way to create a better environment

PUNCH OF COLOR

  • Accent the rooms with a punch of color in the pillows, throws, accents, furniture, artwork and fresh flowers

LIGHTING

  • Make sure all the rooms are well lit and the lights are turned on for every showing

WINDOW COVERINGS

  • Window coverings such as blinds can help hide a view that is less than desirable

  • Curtains, even sheers, will help make a room comfortable and finished

FURNISHINGS

  • If house is vacant, you may rent furnishings for the main rooms

  • If the house is occupied, de-clutter the contents of the home and accent with beautiful things whenever possible

Waiting Room