Whether or not you decide to work with us, here are a few helpful tips that can give you a leg up when selling Yakima WA real estate. If you have any more questions feel free to Contact Us and put our expertise to work for you.
The buyer will hold onto the first impression. Before you begin to show your home, keep in mind that the look and feel of a home makes a lasting impact on buyers. In order to accomplish a showing ready home, remember that the details count. Chores such as trash, clutter, landscaping, and grass should all be attended to.
Unsightly or broken fixtures can be a turn off for potential buyers. Take care of any easy fixes like broken windows, dirty carpets, and areas that might need a fresh coat of paint. These details can really make a difference and even increase the value of your home.
Potential buyers want to be able to picture themselves in your home, so you want to remove personal items such as family pictures, souvenirs, religious decor, and personal decor. These pieces can make potential buyers feel like they are intruding on someone else's home, instead of feeling like it could be their home.
This is an important step and helps makes sure your home looks its best. Try to keep the decor neutral. Make sure you open up curtains to let in natural light and turn on lamps or space lighting. The lighter the better! Make sure the beds are made and have fresh towels and linens. This also includes the exterior, if you have a backyard tend to any mowing or weeding that needs to be done.
Your real estate professional will most likely have a lot of experience in selling Yakima WA real estate and will have some good advice and recommendations to increase your selling potential, so take into consideration any suggestions they may have for you. Also, choose a real estate agent that you are comfortable with and trust.
Work with your real estate agent and potential buyers with a professional attitude. Selling your home can become emotional, but we don’t want that to get in the way of a successful sale.