There are so many things to do and not to do when you want to get your home SOLD! My friend Karen puts all the information that you will need in this blog post.... I hope you enjoy the information! Thanks Karen!!
Top 10 Costly Mistakes Sellers Make and How to Avoid Them
It's not uncommon for sellers to get in the way of their own success when selling a home. Learn from the mistakes others have made and avoid these common traps…
MISTAKE #: De-Cluttering Too Much
Avoid the temptation to get carried away when de-cluttering your home. You don’t want to make your house feel too sparse or cold.
And remember, while it’s very important to “neutralize” your home, it doesn’t mean every wall needs to be painted white or "builder's beige"! Strive for the “hotel room effect” – that neutral understated spacious and inviting feeling that’s not too personal.
Wondering how much is too much and which colors are best? Contact your friendly neighborhood home stager for advice on getting your home to look it's best. I'd be happy to help you find one in your area.
Karen Bernetti is a Real Estate Stager, Former Realtor®, Author, Speaker, and Owner of Staging4Smooth Transitions - specializing in assisting seniors with their downsize moves.
Karen is also the Co-creator of the Ready2Sellin30Days® System - an innovative, interactive, multi-media educational program designed to teach do-it-yourself homeowners EVERYTHING they need to know about preparing a home for sale during tough economic times. Visit www.Ready2Sellin30Days.com to learn more.
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