Archives for April 2012

Best “Design” Tips Ever!

Home Gain 2012 Top 10 DIY Home Improvements for Sellers-NationalEven though Home Staging has dropped in ROI to 196%, the top home improvement for selling your home is Clean & De-Clutter 403% ROI, followed by Lighten & Brighten 299% ROI. These two suggestions are actually part of the Home Staging process!  The Benefit for both of these is still LESS than the benefit for Home Staging.

“Clean and declutter your house. “Buyers can be picky, and, if you have a home that doesn’t have that great first impression, they’ll go elsewhere,” says interior designer Jill Vegas. “In some markets, a lot of real estate agents won’t take a listing unless the home’s been staged.”

Buyers need to be able to visualize living in a home. “People don’t want to buy into a lifestyle where it’s messy, cluttered, or chaotic,” says Vegas . “They want to buy into a lifestyle that’s better—clean, organized, sophisticated, and neat—regardless of whether that’s their actual lifestyle.”

Updating Kitchens and Bathrooms has the biggest benefit at $3,254 however is way down on the list and has the lowest recommendation.

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