Take a deep breath. Step back. Preparing your home for sale is not always easy. It’s time to see your home through the eyes of a prospective buyer’s. So, try to forget all the wonderful times you’ve had here. Detach and start trying to think of it as someone’s future home.
We want buyers to be drawn to your home’s features, its spaces. We want them to be able to see themselves there. Unfortunately, this means putting away a lot of those touches that express your personality and identifies it as your house.
Now, with that out of the way, we can talk about some easy things you can do to improve your home’s magnetism and get you prepared to show your home.
Close your eyes and imagine your house will be photographed for Home & Garden. You want everything to look perfect, right? Buyers also love homes that look like they could stand proudly in the pages of Home & Garden, so…
These requests are a bit more difficult. In preparing your home for sale, a balance has to be struck between a home that’s warm, inviting and feels good to buyers and a completely blank slate. Throughout the home, try to
Showing a home can be a hectic time. Before we go over the to-do list, make sure you and your family have a plan for what happens during showing. If you divide up tasks and duties, the hour before showing will be a lot less stressful.
Of course, we’re happy to help you in preparing your home for sale and guide through the showing process. Contact us if you have any questions or concerns.