Listing a home this spring? Its is a great time to list because there are lots of buyers looking for homes during May, June time frame.
We have collected tips that can help improve the odds that your home will stand out among the sea of new listings that flood the Spring market.
- Deep Clean!
Spring cleaning time! And not the average type. In this day and age sanitation is important. Not only washing your hands but also your whole entire home.
- De-cluttering and getting rid of old possessions
- Dust every surface
- Vacuum (carpets, upholstery, and drapery)
- Clean mirrors and windows
- Mop all hard surface floors.
- Wash walls and baseboards.
- Scrub down the appliances, cabinets, and counters
- Empty out your refrigerator so you can wipe down the interior and exterior with soap, water and a sponge.
- Scrub out the dishwasher.
Roll up your sleeves, get the cleaning supplies out, and get to work. Its not an easy task, and if you don’t have time then you should consider a cleaning company.
- Curb Appeal
Spring is a great time to make your curb appeal stand out. Bring in flowers, mow the lawn and clean up the yard. According to an academic study done by Michigan State University, a home with tidy landscaping and effort put into curb appeal can increase perceived home value by 5 to 11%.
- Home Staging
You want to show off your home in its best light on the inside aswell. By hiring VGN Seattle Home Staging EXPERTS our team will help your home sell faster and spend less time on the market. Which means less occurring costs through mortgage payments and other expenses that come with longer days on the market.
An empty home makes it harder for a buyer to really imagine living in the space. Its important to help the buyer see themselves moving in and living in the listing. Its about formulating an emotional connection to your listing through home staging. Let our Seattle home staging company help sell you home. Get a free quote here.
- Offer COVID Essentials
Buyers are extra cautious during the times of COVID precocious. Offering necessities like masks, hand sanitizer, gloves and even water at your listing can help buyers feel more comfortable in your space. This can once more assure them that your home is a safe and clean environment to be in. This can even extend the time people spend during a walk through at your listing.
- Let in The Spring Atmosphere
When showing your house put an accent on its positives. Open your windows and let the sunshine in. By letting in fresh air you can make the house more enjoyable.