How To Stage Your Home for an Open House
Using my home staging techniques will get your house sold more easily in Saratoga Springs, New York. High Rock Realty, Inc. can help you create an inviting atmosphere that makes buyers to want to stay permanently. Give me a call at (518) 691-0669 and I will stage your home to sell.
Before you list your house for sale, consider a proven way to sell your house: well-planned home staging. Some advantages to home staging include fewer days on the market and higher selling prices. And you should certainly think about professional home staging if you need a fast home sale.
Look at staging your house as creating a "style" for your home similar to what a manager would do for a high profile celebrity. Just like creating an image attracts more positive publicity to a public figure, staging makes your house more inviting on the market.
Making ready your house for an Open House doesn't have to be a problem. Instead it can be a fun and inventive task. Together, we'll work to get a premium bid for your house. Start with these home staging tips and you'll notice that your house spends fewer weeks on the market :
Curb appeal is your first chance to make a great first impression on buyers before they walk into your house. The positive and negative features that jump out at buyers shape their first thoughts about your home and how you perform house's regular maintenance.Acknowledging this assists us in deciding what actions we can take to attract buyers from the street and into your home. If your home's exterior isn't as neat as possible with touched up paint and colorful greenery it's time to get those things done. Follow the Curb Appeal Checklist and boost your home's final selling price.
Does your house seem to say, "This is Your New Home" to a buyer? Examining your home from a buyer's perspective, I'll recommend arrangements that enhance Open House appeal.
I'll suggest that you take away things that give the appearance of clutter. Tabletops should be cleared off. Brick-a-brack, souvenirs, family photos, and refrigerator artwork should get stored away too. I can help you de-clutter your house. Unsightly or dirty spaces make your home feel smaller and buyers have a more difficult time picturing themselves calling your property "home".
I know exactly where a room's best features are and how to show them off. I'll point out the pieces of furniture that should be rearranged, rooms that need a fresh coat of paint, carpet needing to be changed, fixtures that need shining, and any other improvement that can easily be made to positively impact the sale.
Buyers' agents know that their clients like a home that draws them in with charm. Items that could be uninviting should be removed so that your home will have likability at the open house.
Setting the Stage
I'll tell you when to show your house, because all of the improvements mesh together to paint a picture of what buyers can expect when they consider buying your house.
Dark rooms can really dampen a buyer's spirits, so we'll do things like draw back curtains and change light bulbs where needed to welcome the buyer. Together we'll enhance the air of the house with enjoyable music to listen to while guests tour your home and assure a pleasing aroma flows throughout your home. We'll include cozy-looking bedspreads, and pillows on your couch and bed. We want buyers to feel like your house is their future home.