As our family is expanding recently T and I discuss potential idea of selling our home and getting bigger one! One thing is for sure If we would like to get the best value of our home when we are selling it and moving on, we will have to ensure that it is as appealing as it can be for potential buyers. There are certain things that first time buyers and those settling down for good look at first, and if we can tick the boxes in these areas, for sure we will find it easier to sell our home for a higher price. Here are some pointers.
Your Curb Appeal
Do you remember the first time you pulled up in front of your home when you were viewing it? Was it love at first sight? What impression did it give out to you? Did you look at the brickwork or the overall finish and the big picture? Chances are that a lick of paint is going to make a difference and get your potential buyers more interested than a tired looking porch. Get your driveway in shape, and you can get people to want to look around on the inside.
If you are trying to appeal to young families, you will need to impress them with the space your home has at the back. The more safety and privacy you can offer couples with young kids, the more likely they will be to choose your home over others. However, if you are trying to appeal to people looking to downsize, you might want to create a couple of flower beds and vegetable patches instead of the decorative privacy hedge.
Once inside, your potential buyers will be interested in your kitchen. It is usually women who have the final say when it comes to buying a house. You can make some great improvements without spending a lot of money. There are plenty of great additions and decoration ideas that will make your kitchen look more spacious and modern. Check out Lewis James Kitchens for inspiration and start your project now.
Another room everyone will use regularly is the bathroom. If it looks tired, small, or dated, you will need to make some changes. You can look for online sites that will allow you to choose reduced stock tiles and appliances, and even do the job yourself. After all, during the years, your bathroom has gone through a lot. It deserves an overhaul.
You can really transform a bedroom without spending a lot of cash. Changing the flooring and creating a feature wall will make it look executive and sophisticated. You will also be able to find a matching curtain for the carpet, or simply get a built in wardrobe installed. This will save space and improve the look of your home at the same time. People who are looking for a relaxing space will look at the view from your master bedroom and try to feel the atmosphere of the room.
If you would like to make the most out of your investment, you will have to improve the look and feel of the house you want to sell.