I love telling this story because it is true and happened to me so I know something similar can happen to others. We never know what the catalyst might be that sends a buyer looking for a new home. In my case it was not having room in my kitchen cabinets for my new cookie sheets.
A few Christmases ago, I love to bake so I mentioned to my husband I really needed new cookie sheets. On Christmas Day I opened the package and found two of William Sonoma's finest cookie sheets and was delighted. Now I (30 comments)
kitchens: 7 Inexpensive Ways to Make Your Kitchen Sell
- 01/07/17 04:42 PM
Low Cost Fixes for the Kitchen to Make it Look Good and Sell There are many inexpensive things you can do to brighten up a kitchen and make it look more current. Especially when you are ready to sell, you don't want to invest tens of thousands in your kitchen. Some easy, do-it-yourself ways can improve the look and make the appearance more inviting to buyers and to you. Clean everything. Appliances, cabinet fronts and insides, baseboards, flooring, ceiling corners and over the cabinets all need a cleaning cloth put to them. I mean really deep clean. Once you have a clean (75 comments)
kitchens: Kaptivating Kitchen Kaught My Attention
- 11/30/16 05:48 PM
Kitchens Are the Gathering Place in the Home I love showing pretty homes. Every so often I show one that I fall in love with and so want my buyer to buy. This is one of those. Everything about the kitchen said this was home and please come in and make yourself comfortable. I liked how the great room had a pretty arch opening and it was just steps away where the cook could be part of the party. My buyer made an offer and then got cold feet and didn't move forward. There was a hidden agenda. This was taken with my iPhone (12 comments)
kitchens: Do Kitchens Matter to People that Don't Cook?
- 03/12/16 01:07 PM
Do Kitchens Matter to People that Don't Cook? Should you worry about your outdated kitchen when so many people do not cook? As the seller you have limited funds to make your home market ready and don't know what to do with you outdated kitchen.
A good agent knows that buyers look at the kitchens even if they don't plan to use them a lot. They tend to think nice kitchens will be good for resale. Kitchens are the soul of the house and many of our childhood memories are forged in the kitchen. To make a good impression and to help sell (39 comments)