How To Stage Your Home for Sale

If you'd like more information about home staging to sell your property quickly in San Jose, contact me and I'll help you with promoting the best image for your home.

Sell quickly in San Jose with home staging and with me as your real estate agent - 408-270-9776Expert home staging is a surefire technique used to sell a house here in San Jose. Some positive aspects of home staging include less time on the market and higher bids. If you want to sell your home quickly, go for a well-planned approach to home staging.

Staging your house in San Jose, California is all about marketing a lifestyle. You want buyers to envision themselves living and lounging in your home. You want them to see your current home as their future house.

Making ready your house to sell shouldn't be thought of as a nerve-racking experience. At times, it's a fun and inventive project. Together, we'll strive for a high offer for your house. Begin with these home staging tips and you'll notice that your home sits fewer weeks on the market :

Curb Appeal Checklist

Begin with the outside of your home, also called your curb appeal. Inspect the exterior of your house from a quick glance from the street. What do you notice first? What would've-been-eye-catching characteristics seem hidden?Acknowledging this helps us to choose what steps we can take to draw buyers from the street and into your house. If your home isn't pretty on the outside with retouched paint and blooming garden plants we'll need to tackle those issues. Follow the Curb Appeal Checklist and elevate your home's final selling price.

Welcome Home Checklist

Sell quickly in San Jose with home staging and with me as your real estate agent - 408-270-9776 Can buyers picture themselves hanging out in your living area, unwinding in your spa tub or inviting family and friends over for a dinner in your dining room? I want your Open House to pleasantly accept buyers and offer them a sense of ease. I'll help you accomplish this by recommending small improvements that highlight your house's features. I'll tell you reduce the effect of anything that gives the look of clutter. Tabletops should be cleared off. Brick-a-brack, souvenirs, family photos, and refrigerator artwork should get stored away too. I can help you de-clutter your house. Disheveled or messy places make your home feel less spacious and buyers have a harder time seeing themselves calling your property "home".

Every room gets a once-over. Improvements that directly impact your sale price include easy-to-fix items like pieces of furniture that should be rearranged, rooms that need new paint, carpet that needs to be replaced, fixtures that need shining, and windows that need washing

I'll make sure that your house has mass appeal and that it's friendly, steering clear of "offensive" or "can't-work-with" colors on the walls and furniture. And if the house is empty, you can try renting furniture. You want your house to look lived in as opposed to uninhabited.

Setting the Stage

I'll tell you when to open your home up to buyers, because all of the changes come together to create a picture of what buyers can envision after they choose to buy your house. Dark living areas can be a real mood killer, so we'll do things like draw back curtains and change light bulbs where needed to welcome the buyer. Together we'll enhance the air of the house with enjoyable music to listen to while guests look around your home and assure a pleasant fragrance flows room-to-room. We'll add cozy-looking blankets, and pillows on your chairs and bedding. Buyers should feel like your current house has the potential to be.