9-Step Guide to Open Houses

Do you want to know what needs to be done to prepare for an Open House? Get this excellent guide featured on Realtor.com. 

9-Step Guide to Open Houses

numberone Walk Through Your House With Your REALTOR®
Before you can open your doors to the rush of potential offers, you’ll have to prep your home. A walk-through with your REALTOR® is a great first step toward getting your home ready to show. Read more »



number2Repair and Update Your Home Before an Open House
Prospective buyers won’t ignore even minor problems in a house, from broken light switches to leaky faucets, so you’ll want to have your home in tip-top shape before holding an open house. Read more »



number3Declutter Before Your Open House
When it’s time to sell your home, editing your decor will help make the sale. Buyers need to picture themselves living in your home, and they can’t do that if your stuff is crammed into every corner. Read more »



number4Step Up Your Curb Appeal
Ignoring your yard—or doing something that’s out of character with the neighborhood —can jeopardize the assessed value of your home. Find out how to cover the basics of eye-catching curb appeal.  Read more »



number5Stage Your House For Selling
The first step to getting an offer on your home is to impress buyers with its appearance so they begin to envision themselves living there. Here are seven tips for making your home look bigger, brighter and more desirable. Read more »



number6Make Your Home Spotless for Selling
Deep cleaning is that top-to-bottom, take-no-dust-bunny-prisoners kind of cleaning that maintains your home’s value. Here are overlooked areas that a little spit and polish wouldn’t hurt. Read more »



number7Go Above and Beyond For Your Open House
With an open house, many buyers will visit and only stay a few minutes before moving on to the next showing. To stop them in their tracks, your home will have to make a great impression. Read more »



number8Market Your Open House
To successfully market your open house, you will have to think modern, utilize technology, and work with your REALTOR® to reach prospective buyers both online and off-line. Read more »



number9Buyer’s Perspective: What To Look For At An Open House
As a buyer, you should use an open house as an opportunity to ask a REALTOR® questions and imagine how the house you’re walking through could work as a home for you. Read more »

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