Wednesday, September 21, 2016 / by Amy Paradysz
The most important thing you can do when selling your house is get rid of clutter. When potential buyers tour your house they want to envision their lives in their future home, home staging allows this to happen. It includes removing clutter, taking away the personal touches and decorating aesthetically.
What are the benefits of staging?
These are the 5 benefits that staging can provide:
1. Staging Can Help Achieve a Higher Price for Your Home
A well staged home is inviting, comforting and welcoming . If done right, potential buyers will be more likely to put in a competitive offer. According to The National Association of Realtors (NAR), Realtors® believe that buyers most often offer a 1 to 5 percent increase on the value of a staged home.
2. Staging Often Results in a Faster SaleStaging your home makes it more desirable to buyers, which can result in a faster sale! When a buyer really likes a ...
Thursday, September 1, 2016 / by Amy Paradysz
Refresh the Landscaping
The exterior creates the first impression of your home. To ensure the best curb-appeal make sure the landscaping is in “tip-top” shape. Trim overgrown trees and bushes, pick up fallen sticks, rake the leaves, mow the lawn, add new mulch to flower beds and sweep the walkways. You need to make buyers want to see your home.
Clean Up the Front Porch
Your front porch should be taken care to the same extent of the interior of your home. Be sure to put down a new welcome mat, add a fresh coat of paint on the front door, wipe down the furniture and consistently sweep the porch clean of leaves and dirt. A clean front porch gives buyers an optimistic outlook for the rest of the home.
Upgrade the Kitchen
The kitchen holds a major stake in the sale of your home. HGTV says “The benefits of remodeling your kitchen are endless, a ...