Home Staging Tips
Professional home staging is a tried and true tactic applied to sell a house here in Guerneville, California. Home staging benefits include less time on the market and higher selling prices. If your goal is to sell your home quickly, consider a thoroughly thought out approach to home staging.
Staging your home in Guerneville is all about promoting a lifestyle. You want buyers to picture themselves calling your house "home". You want them to see your present home as their next home.
Making ready your property to sell doesn't have to be another hurdle in getting your home sold. It can actually be a blast. Together, we'll work to get an exceptional bid for your house. Begin with this home staging advice and you'll see that your home spends fewer months on the market after listing:
Begin with the outside of your house, or your curb appeal. Take a fresh look at the outside of your house from the view of a passerby. What jumps out at you? What unique features seem to fade into the background?Understanding this helps us to choose what steps we can take to attract buyers from the street and into your home. If your house isn't attractive on the outside with retouched paint and colorful garden plants we'll need to address those issues. Refer to the Curb Appeal Checklist and elevate your house's final selling price.
Does your house seem to say, "This is Your Next House" to a buyer? Examining your property from a buyer's perspective, I'll recommend adjustments that enhance market appeal. I'll help you put out of sight items that give the impression of clutter. Counter tops should be neatly arranged. Brick-a-brack, souvenirs, family photos, and kids' artwork should get stored away too. You need to remove the personal details from the house so buyers can perceive it as their new home.
I'll look over every room of your home. Enhancements that directly affect your bottom line include fixable like furniture pieces that should be rearranged, rooms that need fresh paint, carpet that needs to be replaced, fixtures that need polishing, and windows that need washing
Potential buyers want a home that invites them inside. Everything that could be too personal should get moved out so that your home will achieve mass appeal at the open house.
Setting the Stage
You'll know when to show your house, because all of the improvements mesh together to create a picture of what buyers can look forward to after they choose to buy your house. Dark rooms can be a real mood killer, so we'll do things like part the curtains and reduce shadows where needed to show off your property. Together we'll enhance the air of the house with enjoyable music to listen to while guests look around your home and ensure a pleasing scent flows room-to-room. We'll add cozy-looking throws, and place pillows on your chairs and bedding. Buyers should feel like your current home has the potential to be.