Showing Check List
Here are just a few tips that will help you to have a succesful showing once your home is up for sale.
Staging Your Home Checklist
Remove the Clutter!
- Are countertops free and clear?
- Have you removed unnecessary furniture throughout the house?
- Remove the magnets and coupon collection from the refrigerator.
- Remove landsaping tools to an inconspicuous place
- Empty Trash cans
Check the Bathrooms
- Are the surfaces clean and clear?
- Are shower curtains and doors hung properly?
- Is the flooring clean and fresh?
- Are towels neatly hung? Consider purchasing new towels.
Check your walls
- Are the paint and wallpaper fresh and clean?
- Are the walls free from holes?
- Are there any colors or objects on the walls that need to be removed?
Check the Floors
- Is the carpet clean and free from stains?
- Are hard surface floors clean and free from stains?
Check the windows and wall coverings
- Are all the windows clean?
- Are draperies and blinds clean?
Do you have pets?
- Are there any signs that this is a pet's home? Be sure to clean and remove litter boxes, pet toys and bedding.
Is the there an odor in the home
- Try to air out the home prior to showings.
- If air freshener is necessary, use well before showings as a consideration to those with allergies. Consider spice or citrus rather than floral or powdery fragrances.
Set the mood
- Open draperies and blinds.
- Turn on some soft music.
- Leave the lights on, where appropriate - especially in darker spaces.
- Be sure the front entrance is clean and welcoming
Allow Potential Buyers some pivacy
- Plan to leave prior to the showing.
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About the Author
Meet Kw McKinney Realtor Jane Clark. Jane is the lead Real Estate Agent behind the Jane Clark Realty Group LLC. Jane is not only a licensed Realtor specializing in Residential Properties in Collin County; she is also a Keller Williams Certified Luxury Home Specialist. This training and her unique skillset, combined with 16 years of Practical Experience in the Collin County Real Estate market has made Jane a potent force in the McKinney Real Estate market.
Jane has won many awards in her long and prosperous Real Estate career. The hallmark of skill and competence in the local Real Estate market has been D magazine’s coveted Best Realtor Award. Beginning in 2006 Jane has won that award every year. Jane is most proud of her status as a Top 5 Elite Regional Producer for Keller Williams three state regional franchise. Jane has been nominated as one of the Top 1000 Realtors in the United States by the Keller Williams National Organization. Living Magazine has selected Jane as both the Best McKinney Realtor and the Best Allen Texas Realtor. Prosper Living magazine nominated the Jane Clark Realty Group LLC as the Best Prosper Texas Realtor and the Best Fairview Texas Realtor. Texas monthly magazine named Jane Clark as a 5 star professional (2012-2014)
Jane won the Keller Williams McKinney Top Producer of the Year (2001-2014), She was named one of the most successful Real Estate Agents in Collin County by Inside Collin County Business, (2002-2014). Jane won Keller Williams North Collin County Top Individual Outstanding Achievement in 2009-2014; Keller Williams North Collin County, Gold Outstanding Team Achievement in 2009 and Double Gold Outstanding Achievement 2010 – 2014. The Jane Clark Team was the top producing team in 2013-2014).
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