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10 tips to sell your home for more money | Blue Orchid Realty

Updated: Apr 8

  1. Find a trusted real estate agents. They can provide valuable guidance, market expertise, and negotiation skills to help you sell your home quickly and for the best possible price.

  2. Make a Good First Impression: The first thing potential buyers see is the exterior of your home. Make sure the lawn is well-maintained, the exterior is clean and inviting, and consider adding some potted plants or flowers to enhance curb appeal.

  3. Declutter and Depersonalize: Remove personal items, excess furniture, and clutter from your home. This helps potential buyers envision themselves living in the space and makes rooms appear larger.

  4. Clean and Stage: A clean home is more appealing to buyers. Consider hiring professionals for a deep clean, and arrange furniture to showcase the functionality and flow of each room. Add some tasteful decor to make the space feel welcoming.

  5. Fix Repairs: Take care of any minor repairs or maintenance issues before listing your home. This includes things like leaky faucets, peeling paint, or squeaky doors. These small fixes can make a big difference to buyers.

  6. Price it Right: Research comparable properties in your area to determine a competitive listing price. Pricing too high can deter potential buyers, while pricing too low may result in leaving money on the table. Consider consulting with a real estate agent for their expertise.

  7. Professional Photography: Invest in high-quality photographs of your home for online listings. Good photos can attract more buyers and lead to quicker sales.

  8. Market Strategically: Use a combination of online listings, social media, and traditional marketing methods to reach potential buyers. Consider hosting open houses and promoting your listing in local real estate publications.

  9. Be Flexible with Showings: Make your home available for showings at various times, including evenings and weekends, to accommodate potential buyers' schedules.

  10. Be Transparent: Disclose any known issues with the property to potential buyers. Being honest and transparent builds trust and can prevent issues down the road.

Blue Orchid Realty, Cary Low listing firm, 27519

At Blue Orchid Realty, we believe that selling your home shouldn't come with exorbitant fees or compromises on service. With our low listing fee of 1.5%, we're redefining the real estate experience, putting you, the homeowner, first. Contact us today to learn more and embark on your journey towards a successful sale!

We proudly service the NC Triangle, including Apex, Cary, Holly Springs, Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill.


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