After sticking to a house for years, you might want to renovate it or maybe put it for sale. Doing so would not be easy without some sugar coating. Approach any dealer & the best he would be able to do is, ask you to remake your house so that it becomes convenient for sale. Sure there are dealers in the market that might be perfect at their job & get your work done with a whole lot of dedication. The fact is, no matter how professional a dealer is, if the home is not well beautified & does not appeal to the customer, his family & friends, no-one would be willing to invest on it. A good agent will do wonders in convincing the customers to sell your house, but that can be possible only when the house is worth the price.
It might sound like a time consuming plan but it really isn't. The good news is that you can increase the value of your house without having to spend a lot & in a relatively short amount of time. Find out how-
Work on Exteriors- Almost the entire span you spent in that house, all you ever thought was how to make your walls gleam, upgrade furniture & do real beautiful stuff to make your interiors look appealing. Whereas, any potential buyer would avoid moving into the house once he finds out that the exterior walls are not well maintained. Invest on painting the exterior walls. Choosing bright colors to paint the exterior walls would be a wise decision. This will automatically attract the customers such that they would want to move in & take a walk in the house.
Refresh your kitchen- Most of the buyers who are willing to purchase a house for a family, prefer taking a quick glimpse at the kitchen first, since it is the most used by women & is a tough choice to make. It would definitely be a time consuming job to change the entire kitchen area. The least you could do to give it an upgrade is, simply apply a new coat of paint, in a color that works well with the space. Give your island a splash of paint too. This will lead you to a fresh & attractive kitchen space & will increase your home’s value for sure.
Lightings- Considering that lighting is the most important aspect of a house, make sure to have enough lights in the house to give it a brighter look. It automatically creates a positive mindset. Most of the houses have enough windows that lead to natural light in the house & hence do not require to do a lot with lights. Having a lot of Natural light in the house does not need artificial lighting & hence creates a value added impact on the customer’s mindset.
Landscaping- Greenery attracts any buyer in the very first glimpse itself. Hence, it is perhaps the best idea to create a garden. Having a large space outside the house can be best utilised by adding flowers, mowing grass & some beautiful outdoor seating. It becomes a usable space for the customers and is something people would love to pay for.
Make use of these easy ideas & increase the value of your Home. Even if you do not want to sell it, it becomes a beautiful place to stay for yourself & the members in the house.
After all, a Happy Home leads to a happy family.