Selling your home? These tips will increase your estate value

Real Estate Agent

You've heard it said that you don't have a second opportunity to create an excellent first impression. However, it's crucial to remember that curb appeal attracts prospective buyers when it comes to selling your property. Therefore, it is reasonable to make sure your exterior is as inviting as possible since it may result in higher bids!


When generating curb appeal, your house is essential, but your grass and landscaping are equally important. Both factors should be addressed and improved to guarantee that you receive the greatest possible offer from prospective purchasers. Here are a few pointers to assist you in enhancing your curb appeal and the overall value of your house.

Spruce up your home

You won't be able to get a better price if your home is gloomy and filthy. If your house’s exterior walls are covered in mold or dirt, potential buyers may turn away. When we talk about making your home more appealing, a soft bristles brush, some soap, and water may go a long way and make a huge difference. Remove any spider webs from the outside of your house as well. Nobody wants to purchase a home that looks like it belongs in a horror movie!

Select a landscaping style

Investing in excellent landscape design is one of the most important aspects of making your property seem as attractive as you can from the outside. It doesn't have to be expensive, but it should be well-thought-out and one-of-a-kind. In addition, the theme you choose should be consistent, which may require the help of an expert to help you realize your concept.

Maintain a clean and trimmed yard

A well-kept grass and bushes, as well as new mulch, may significantly improve your curb appeal. Trim overgrown shrubs and bushy plants, and if possible, establish flower beds - who doesn't like bright, gorgeous flowers?

On the other hand, no one enjoys seeing weeds and unwanted vines. So before presenting your house to potential buyers, make sure they're under control. Brown spots will not enhance the selling of your property and will detract from the overall appearance!

The greener your lawn, the better

A gorgeous, verdant grass is another crucial part of curb appeal that purchasers will see immediately when they arrive at your home. Having the most incredible yard in the neighborhood will undoubtedly set you apart from your rivals. Fertilizing your grass and watering it properly can help it green up, and any barren places should be filled in with seeds.


Crabgrass and other weeds should be removed, and the lawn should be maintained regularly. This is a lot for the ordinary homeowner to do on their own (mainly when dealing with the stress of selling a property), so finding a reputable landscaping company may be beneficial.

Make a point of impressing the potential buyers at first sight.

It boils down to that when visitors arrive at your house, the first thing they will notice is your yard. You never get a second opportunity to create a first impression, so make sure you impress them the first time!

Pope Tree Service has you covered when it comes to maintaining your grass looking green and healthy. Their enhancing, your lawn care specialists, can assist you in devising an efficient plan for preparing your house for sale. In addition, they can assist you with lawn maintenance, shrub and tree care, and weed control, among other things. This is a small but significant investment, which can help you increase the value of your home and gain an extra profit out of the sale.

Comments (5)

Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Vanessa, congratulations on a great post with valuable information.  Welcome to ActiveRain.

Nov 04, 2021 07:42 PM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Vanessa Davis welcome to the ActiveRain Community. 

Nov 04, 2021 08:08 PM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Vanessa Davis these are very good list of selling your home tips will increase estate value.

Nov 04, 2021 08:09 PM
Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

Best wishes for great success with your ActiveRain blog posts.

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Nov 05, 2021 04:26 AM
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

Hello Vanessa - congratulations on your second ActiveRain post.  Sharing useful real estate tips as you have in these two posts so far is a good start in letting people know about you and your business. Good luck.  

Nov 05, 2021 05:04 AM