Staging Your Home for Sale

We have prepared a complete guide to sell your home faster and for more money. It includes proven suggestions that will result in enhanced showings and buyer acceptance. Below is a list of items you should concentrate on:

Repairs

  • Attention to small details provides an aura of confidence
  • Treat buyers as you would yourself

 

Cleaning

  • Focus on windows, carpeting & rugs
  • Polish & clean stone, tile & wooden floors
  • Pay special attention to bathrooms & kitchens

 

Neutralize

  • Be cautious in selecting paint & carpeting
  • Strive to satisfy the largest possible buying segment

 

Space Management

  • Arrange furniture to achieve a spacious feeling
  • Pack up collectibles; personalize rooms sparingly
  • Use light to create a sense of space
  • Concentrate on organizing closets

 

Atmosphere

  • Be aware of odors from cooking, cigarettes, pets, etc.
  • Change carpeting where necessary
  • Remove rather than mask potential problems

 

Staging

  • Review magazine ads and furniture showrooms for ideas
  • Fresh flowers, birch logs by the fireplace add warmth
  • Take advantage of natural light where possible
  • Ask your Realtor for a professional staging recommendation