You want to sell your home in the shortest possible time for the highest possible price, right? Of course that is every seller’s goal and it’s your Realtor’s goal as well. So here’s a handy 4 Quick Fixes To Make A Great First Impression When Selling A Home you need to do to make that happen.
Get personal. Yes, GET personal. When a buyer walks through your front door, you want them to imagine herself living in your home. You might’ve heard that you should strip your walls of every personal photo. If you have one or two photos on the wall will warm up the home. But of course, too many photos and personal items hanging around may make it difficult for some buyers to imagine themselves in the home.
Show me the money. Investing in home renovations can increase the value of your home. If you’ve done renovations recently, be sure to showcase those changes in the photos and property description. Some quick and easy renovations may include, a new bathroom vanity, painting your door, adding exterior shutters for curb appeal or update your kitchen hardware.
Do a painting. As part of your facelift plan, painting the interior walls is a great investment. Consider light colors like white, cream, or light grey to keep your home looking bright but warm.
Check for hidden problems. Often it’s the things you can’t see that will trip you up. So keep an eye out for problems that aren’t immediately obvious. Make sure there are no signs of mold or mildew anywhere. Look around the baseboards and the outside of your home as well for signs of termites or other pests. Make sure there are no dripping faucets or leaks under the sink. And check to see that your smoke detectors are working.