Real Estate How-To

Secrets To Selling Your Home

Secrets To Selling Your Home

You have prepared your home for sale as much as humanly possible. Your house is so clean you could eat a meal off of any surface, all minor and major repairs have been seen to, the yard is beautiful, and the open house has been arranged. While this might seem like the time to kick up your heels and leave the rest to fate, a smart seller will have a few more tricks up his or her sleeve!

Here are some excellent secrets that can help you sell your home quicker and for a better price.

Appeal To Their Senses

Before you show your home to a potential buyer, bake something with cinnamon. Apple pie or cinnamon muffins are absolutely perfect. This will fill your home with a wonderful, natural aroma and will appeal to a potential buyer’s fondest memories. Also, cinnamon is a smell that inspires attraction, making your house more appealing in a buyer’s mind. It will also make your house very easy to remember!

Let There Be Light

Lighting is an absolutely invaluable way to showcase the beauty of your home. The right lighting can make a room that previously seemed dreary into a cheerful, vibrant space. Lighting can turn an empty nook into a vibrant workspace or a dark bedroom into a sunny sanctuary. Be sure to show off the natural light in your home as much as possible, and choose bulbs that give off warm light or light that most resembles sunlight to add even more warmth to the space.

Go With The Flow

Make sure that your home is completely free from clutter. The rooms should all be easy to move through, devoid of any obstacles that could crowd the space or trip someone. Make sure all your furniture is positioned in such a way that people can move around easily and admire your home form all angles.

Colour Your World

There cannot be enough said about the value of a fresh coat of paint in the right, carefully-chose shade. High traffic rooms like a living room can be revived by painting the walls a warm, neutral colour. Dark colours can add drama and intimacy to bedrooms, small bathrooms, and powder rooms. Bedrooms should feel welcoming and calm, and soft linens and clean colours (like fresh greens and browns) can make any space feel serene.

Whether you are a private seller or a professional realtor, nothing is more satisfying than matching the right home to the right buyer. Use these tips and help that perfect buyer see that your home is right for them!