Secrets For Making a Listing Photos Shine

By
Real Estate Agent with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest CDRE #01044712

On June 20, 2022, Wendy Helfenbaum published a very good and helpful report on Realtor.com about list of secrets to making a listing photos shine.

1. Tour your own house like a buyer,

2. Choose the best day and time to shoot,

3. Make a clean sweep outside,

4. Undo that ‘lived-in’ look,

5. Don’t let home-staging tricks backfire,

6. Let in the light,

7. Shoot from the right spot,

8. Avoid odd angles,

9. Don’t count on editing to improve your photos,

Perhaps there are might be other helpful suggestion for list of secrets to making a listing photos shine.

For complete more detailed information about Wendy Helfenbaum’s report for list of secrets to making a listing photos shine, please click HERE

Posted by

John Pusa

Real estate agent, Glendale, CA

Better way to buy and sell real estate

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest

Office (818) 441-8881

Mobile (818) 441-8881

4005 Foothill Blvd.

La Crescenta, CA. 91214

Comments (17)

Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good morning John. Great tips. The one I like best is having a professional photographer do the job. Enjoy your day.

Jul 06, 2022 06:21 AM
Bill Salvatore - East Valley
Arizona Elite Properties - Chandler, AZ
Realtor - 602-999-0952 / em: golfArizona@cox.net

Thank you for the great information in your blog today to share with us here on the Rain.  Make it a great day! bill

Jul 06, 2022 06:22 AM
Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
RE/MAX Platinum - Waukesha, WI
Giving Back With Each Home Sold!

Great information.  Thanks for sharing and enjoy your day!

Jul 06, 2022 06:38 AM
Leanne Smith
Dirt Road Real Estate - Golden Valley, AZ
Relocation to NW AZ with elbow room & more freedom

Great suggestions and I would add tag the photos so people understand the difference between rooms as well as entry points.

Jul 06, 2022 07:25 AM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello John  and thanks for sharing this interesting blog with us here in the Rain.  Make it a great day!

Jul 06, 2022 08:30 AM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Good afternoon Wayne Martin glad you find the tips very helpful. I agree, the best tip is have a professional photographer do the job. Thank you, enjoy your day too. Thanks for the comment.

Jul 06, 2022 04:40 PM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Bill Salvatore - East Valley you are welcome, glad you find the report very informative to share with everyone here on the Rain. Make it a great day too! Thanks for the comment.

Jul 06, 2022 04:43 PM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Kristin Johnston - REALTOR® you are welcome, and glad you find the report very informative. Enjoy your day too! Thanks for the comment.

Jul 06, 2022 04:43 PM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Leanne Smith glad you find the suggestions very valuable. You have a great suggestion that to add tag the photos so people understand the difference between rooms as well as entry points. Thanks for the comment.

Jul 06, 2022 04:45 PM
Leanne Smith

I firmly believe even an expensive piece of "dirt" can sell far quicker with on the ground real photos that are tagged appropriately. You are more than welcome.

Jul 07, 2022 07:21 AM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Will Hamm you are welcome, and glad you find this report very interesting with everyone here in the Rain. Make it a great day too! Thanks for the comment.

Jul 06, 2022 04:48 PM
Grant Schneider
Performance Development Strategies - Armonk, NY
Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes

Hi John - good points and if this is not an agent's hire a photographer.

Jul 06, 2022 07:41 PM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Grant Schneider glad you find the points very helpful. I agree, if this is not an agent's hire a photographer. Thanks for the comment.

Jul 06, 2022 08:48 PM
Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

This is very good advice to share.

I hope you are having a productive week.

Jul 07, 2022 05:04 AM
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

Hi John,

Great tips..there are many things to consider which is why I always use a professional photographer. They do this every day, several times a day and I trust their instincts and value their expertise.

Jul 07, 2022 09:42 AM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Roy Kelley glad you find the report very valuable to share. Thank you, and I hope you are having a productive week too. Thanks for the comment.

Jul 07, 2022 04:27 PM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Dorie Dillard Austin TX glad you find the tips very valuable. Very true, there are many things to consider which is why always better use a professional photographer. I agree, they do this several times a day and every day, we trust their instincts and value their expertise. Thanks for the comment.

Jul 07, 2022 04:30 PM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Thank you for the great responses.

Jul 15, 2022 08:44 PM