Once you decide to put your house for sale, you need to seek guidance from a real estate agent about proper presentation of your house. Real estate agents deal with many buyers and hence they are aware about various expectations of buyers, in any particular market and also about the price. The following few steps can be a good head start for selling your home.
- Welcome buyers
Make sure that your front door is easily accessible to any buyer. Do proper painting of the house and clear all clutter and debris from the yard and walkway, mow the lawn properly. Plant colorful flowers to attract attention right from the street. All broken screen, rooftiles, doorbells and outdoor lighting must be replaced. No exterior defects must be visible which can create poor first impression.
- Make it sparkle
If you want to sell your house Orlando then make sure that house remains in perfect clean and sparkling. Any buyer will try to scrutinize homes, particularly kitchens and bathrooms. Keep all the cupboards and carpets, furniture in very clean position.
- Start packing
Try to declutter your home by packing all unnecessary things like unused furniture, other personal belongings as any cramped or cluttered rooms will easily turn off a buyer and they get a feel that your house is too small.
- Paint wisely
Try to put a fresh coat on white walls and also repaint those walls which have eccentric or unconventional colors. Also, don’t forget to trim the molding.
- Fix various small stuff
Replace or repair all the broken or outdated items and hardware available at your home. Try to install new door handles, towel bars, faucets and curtain rods or other fixtures which are readily visible.
- Update lighting
Replace all decorative light fixtures which are not as per the present trend, so that your home appears modern and has a fresher look. You must install new bulbs having proper lighting for all the areas of your house.
- Frame windows
Make sure to give proper window treatment, so that their natural brightness is enhanced and improves the appearance of your home. With window treatment, your room temperature will also remain well maintained, as it will reduce or increase light entering into the space.
- Set the table
Keep fresh, decorative flowers on the table of your dining room and they should be given a nice touch. Keep place settings for your tables such that you can quickly organize them right, before you show your house.
- Hide everyday items
Make sure that children don’t scatter the toys around the room and also all your belongings must be properly kept. Remove litter boxes, animal crates, pet dishes, kids’ entertainment from the visible portion of the home. Also find out the area where you can easily store your dirty laundry and other dirty kitchen sponges.
- Don’t forget your backyard
Make sure that your backyard looks spacious and functional too. Try to plant colorful flowers and also keep the landscaping perfectly trimmed and neat. Try to pick up your pets, so that buyers may feel comfortable while touring the yard.