your home ready for marketing photographs
brochure marketing needs to give your house the
edge over other local property for sale.
buyers make decisions to
view or not based on the 'look' of a property in the photos and their
perception of the value, style and the lifestyle image presented to
photographs showing your property at its best are vital to your property
sale and so its important to spend a little time preparing for the
the opportunity to declutter as much as possible before marketing so
that packing and moving is much easier. See the declutter page for more
Step 2 Clean
is so very important to viewers. Kitchens, cookers, bathrooms and
property frontage need special attention. If you are too busy to take
this on then consider
options of employing the services of professional domestic cleaners for
a one day spring clean or upholstery and carpet cleaning.
is important for effective photographs, a feeling of space and achieving
particularly master bedroom and lounge to have a good layout with focal
point, symmetry with bedside tables lamps at either side of the bed is
pleasing in design. If you have too much
furniture or a sofa blocking a doorway or view of the garden ensure that
the best possible layout for photos is achieved.
are looking for a lifestyle - not just bricks and mortar. So its
important to consider style and comfort in your home. Lamps, art work,
fresh towels, new bedding, new bathmats and stylish accessories can work
wonders to improve lifestyle image, wow factor and buyer appeal.
at the doorway and take a fresh look in each room trying to imagine it
as a buyer would - do you have too many personal effects or photos which
will distract the buyer from taking in the properties best
features? Store them safely away until after your move if at all
Step 6 Last
the estate agent arrives for photos take a look around the house and ensure that
washing up, dirty laundry, dog bowls etc are out of sight. Open curtains
and blinds to let maximum natural light into each room, turn on lights,
shut drawers and check that towels are neat and toys tidy.
value - considering how to optimise property value click