5 Tips for Selling Your Home Quick In The Spring
The clocks have finally sprung forward and that means spring is almost here! The days are getting longer and the weather is getting warmer. Homebuyers are finally coming out of hibernation, which means now is a great time to put your home on the market. Here are some tips on freshening up your home for a quick sale during the spring season.
Freshen up Your Interior Paint
Put a new coat of paint on the walls that invites buyers and makes your home feel more inviting. Soft, earthy tones are best when selling your home and bright or loud colored rooms can turn someone away. Paint is a quick fix and plus completely freshens up the whole room with that crisp, new paint smell.
Spring-cleaning time! Break out the big trash bags and fill them with all your unused clutter to take them to your local Goodwill store. Not everything has to be donated though! Go through and pack away your out of season clothing and personal items, such as family portraits, trophies and more. Keeping your spaces clutter free with minimal objects out to see is visually pleasing to home buyers.
There are many ways you can spruce up your kitchen to make it more attractive to buyers without spending a ton of money. Some options include: replacing cabinet hardware, repainting cabinets, and adding some fresh green plants. Keep your countertops as clear as possible to give the illusion of more space. Small appliances such as a blender and toaster should be put away after use.
Pay special attention to the condition your flooring is in. If you have carpets, make sure to have them professionally cleaned, especially if you have a four-legged friend! Give your hardwoods and tile a good deep clean, it will dramatically revitalize your space.
The outside of your home is the first thing buyers will see and it always pays to make a good first impression! Completing tasks such as: landscaping, sealing your driveway and staining your deck will make your home stand out among the rest.