(May 11, 2016
Don’t let the dream of selling your home quickly and efficiently be deflated by worries! With 40 years of experience, CENTURY 21 Canada® has three timeless tips to help you make the process smooth:
Say “Cheese. ”
Professionally photographed homes garner more attention from buyers while they decide which properties to visit in-person. A REALTOR® can make your home’s photos look clean and bright. They’ll often bring in a photographer or use a high quality camera to take pictures when it’s sunny and mid-day, maximizing the light exposure.
One should never judge a book by its cover—except that everyone does when buying a house! Take advantage of this tendency and:
Make the Open House count.
- Move furniture closer to the walls to maximize the space of the room.
- Power-wash the exterior of your home, including the backyard space, to give the outside new life.
- Declutter closets, laundry rooms, and other storage areas to show off all your storage space.
Your open houses may be the most important deciding factor for visiting buyers. Therefore, be sure to follow an open house checklist and get advice from an expert REALTOR® to prepare your home for success!