Use Home Staging to Set Your Home for Sale Apart
“How can I make my house stand out from the rest?” is a question that most homeowners ask. While you can’t make the homes which your competitors are selling disappear, you can put some tricks to use to set it apart and make it shine to get several offers and a considerable amount for it.
When choosing whether you want to have your home staged, there is one crucial factor which you should not overlook. A house that is un-staged can help market the houses of its rivals. To avoid this, make sure that a professional home stage stages your home who not only understands the market but the design also, the demographics in your locality and above all what prospective buyers are looking for in your house.
Do not stage your home through family or friends or even on your own. Staging isn’t accessorizing and it’s not about making your property seem appealing and smell well. Fight the urge of saving some cash by involving family members. A professional home stager or company will guide you in the appropriate direction and will build on the positives of your home and downplay the negative parts.
The house should be clean for a successful home staging. Clean the rugs, drapes, dusty blinds, bathtubs, floors tiles, windows, doors, and walls. This process can be exhausting so you should hire some help if you can afford it. in the end, the outcomes will be well worth. In the process of cleaning, use natural products that won’t pollute the environment and make sure they smell well.
The outside look of your house is also crucial if not more essential than the inside. In case the buyers don’t love the way the exterior of your house looks, they won’t ask for a showing, or when one is reserved, and the purchaser is exhausted from seeing many homes, they may drive beyond your residence. In case you do not have time to maintain your lawn or your house is vacant, you will have to employ someone to care for it. Beyond the simple maintenance of the grass, you will have to ensure that the flowers bloom and if they do not, plant those that bloom. More to this, be sure that there is no chipping paint on the doors, shutters and that the roof and parking are in good repair. All areas should not have any cracks and should be free of any sign of wear.
The quick or slow sale of your home will depend largely on the person you hire to sell your house. The ideal real Estate agent ought to be educated on the pricing of your location and especially your residence.