Staging to Sell
Prior to listing your home for sale, consider the best way to sell your house: professional home staging. Some advantages to home staging include less time on the market and higher selling prices. And you should certainly decide on professional home staging if you need a quick home sale.
Home staging is part of preparing your home for an Open House. Staging focuses on your home's presentation to buyers and buyers' agents while showing off the features of your home with thoughtfully placed furnishings and pictures so that your home appears more open and buyers can imagine their lives in your home.
Staging your property for an Open House doesn't have to be a nerve-racking experience. It can actually be a blast. Together, we'll strive for a high bid for your property. Start with these home staging tips and you'll notice that your house sits fewer days on the market after listing:
Curb appeal is your first chance to make a strong first impression on buyers from a street perspective. The good and bad features that jump out at buyers create their first perception of your home and how you upkeep house's regular maintenance.Understanding this assists us in deciding what measures we can take to invite buyers from the street and into your home. If your home's exterior isn't as neat as possible with touched up paint and colorful garden plants it's time to get those things done. Follow the Curb Appeal Checklist and boost your house's final selling price.
Does your house seem to say, "This is Your Next House" to a buyer? Touring your house with a critical eye, I'll advise you of changes that build up sales appeal. I'll suggest that you put out of sight anything that gives the illusion of clutter. Surface areas like tables, desks and counters should be neatly arranged. Brick-a-brack, souvenirs, family photos, and play time artwork should get stored away too. You need to "generalize" the home so buyers can envision it as their new home.
I know instantly what a room's best characteristics are and how to show them off. Changes that directly affect your dollars include easy-to-fix items like furniture pieces that should get removed, rooms that need neutral paint, carpet that needs to be steamed, fixtures that need replacing, and windows that need cleaning.
I'll ensure your home is likable and that it's comfortable, staying away from "offensive" or "personalized" shades on the walls and furniture. And if the house is empty, you can think about temporary furniture. You want your house to look inviting as opposed to cold and empty.
Setting the Stage
You'll know when to open your home up to buyers, because everything comes together to set the stage for what buyers can look forward to when they consider buying your house. Dark living areas can really dampen a buyer's spirits, so we'll do things like open curtains and change light bulbs where needed to show off your house. Together we'll enhance the ambiance with enjoyable music to listen to while guests look around your home and ensure a delightful scent circulates throughout your home. We'll add cozy-looking throws, and place pillows on your sofa and bedding. Buyers should feel like your current home is their future home.