Open House Tips

Open House CheckList for Selling Ashe County Homes

At Century 21 Heritage Realty, we assist homeowners with selling properties in Ashe County. Over the years, we have been asked numerous times to provide some helpful open house advice for sellers. Here’s some quick tidbits and tips for selling your property and staging for an open house. If you have questions about selling your home and the listing price, contact our Ashe County Realty company for answers. We provide unparalleled customer service to all of our clients with questions related to buying and selling Ashe County real estate.

ashe county homesObviously, buyers pay close attention to the master bedroom, bathrooms, kitchen and dining rom. These are the most important rooms to tackle and get in tip top shape before open house. You want to decorate in a generic fashion, using colors and themes that are not too out of the ordinary. If you place your motorcycle as a showpiece in the dining room, many attendees of your open house will raise more than their eyebrow. If you set out to sell your home, you want to impress the people that are viewing it. It pays to spend some extra time getting your real estate Ashe County NC in order.

Many times, sellers forget to stage the other areas of their home such as the foyer, mudroom, and laundry areas. These areas can be made over with hardly any money involved and it will make a difference to the potential buyers looking at your home.

In the foyer, you can install coat hooks or a nice coat rack for guests to utilize. A small bench or table is usually a nice decorative touch. Inexpensive flowers in this area can also add a wonderful touch. You want to use this room to receive your guests in and make them feel comfortable and at home.

The mudroom can also be your enclosed back porch and it should be well kempt and in order. You want to de-clutter here and sweep the floors. Arranging items into cubbies can organize this room in a fast way. Decorative rugs can also liven things up in a room that is usually utilized for putting wet items after coming inside. A lot of times these rooms are forgotten for many years and a paint job is needed to freshen things up.

Laundry areas can really grab the spotlight if you install cabinets, hooks and shelving that help to organize. Some laundry areas even have fancy countertops and nooks for reading. You can really make your laundry room pop just by adding some much needed places to fold clothing, hang clothing and carry out projects.

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