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home staging advice for new hampshire sellers: Selling Your New Hampshire Home? The Rules of the Game Have Changed. - 02/20/11 10:27 AM
Selling your New Hampshire home? The rules of the game have changed. It USED to be that buyers expected to make some improvements after purchasing a home. Sellers didn't update wall colors or replace worn carpets because they knew that the buyer would prefer to make those improvements based on their own taste and style. Today's buyers are playing with new rules. TODAY'S BUYER doesn't have the time for, or interest in, home improvement projects. When a buyer tours a house and sees that it needs work, they move on....and they keep looking at houses until they find one that is move-in ready.
Two years ago I never would have imagined that my formal living room would look like this:
Family photos in the dining room and our 25 x 30 portrait, which I refer to as "Jaclyn Smith meets Captain (33 comments)
home staging advice for new hampshire sellers: Will Buyers Remember Your House For The Wrong Reasons? - 04/16/10 03:02 PM
Selling your house? Today's market requires that your house stand out from the competition with details that buyers won't soon forget. Being remembered for the wrong reason, however, can be the kiss of death. One negative detail can be responsible for crossing a house off their list, when it would have been the buyer's first choice otherwise. I recently did a home staging consultation for a "home school" family. The house is beautiful, but many of it's positive features were being over shadowed by the family's lifestyle. The formal living room was being used as a classroom. It is one of the first rooms seen upon entering the house, and is crucial to first impression. The walls had a painted mural and (33 comments)
Author Bio: Sharon Tara is a professional Home Stager serving the greater Seacoast New Hampshire area. Sharon specializes in owner-occupied home staging consults to help sellers prepare and present their home for sale.
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.