2022 Boise Idaho Real Estate Blog

Top Five Tips to Selling your Home

Main Idaho Real Estate Insights

Check out our list on how to sell your home for Top Dollar.

Make Your Home Look Award Winning: Presentation is Everything

  • Optimize your Curb Appeal. Wash the house and driveway. Add mulch to your gardens as well as colorful flowers
  • Selling your home in “as is” condition could mean leaving money on the table. Fix obvious deferred maintenance and clean clean CLEAN every inch of your home
  • Declutter, Depersonalize and Brighten every room
  • The kitchen sells the house, that's how important it is!

Home staging can improve your sale price by an average of six percent, and you could sell up to 50 percent faster (Home Staging Resource)



Be Pinterest Worthy

  • Your first impression is online so stuning photography and impressive digital collateral is a must . Buyers spend 60% of their time looking at listing photos (The Wall Street Journal)
  • Sunrise/ Sunset exterior photos make a dramatic impression
  • Professional photography can help sell your home 39% closer to the original listing price. (IMOTO PHOTO)
  • Use a Wide Angle Lens to show more of a room and make rooms look as large as possible

Listings with professional photographs get 61% more views. (Redfin) and sell 32% faster. (PR Newswire)



Video is Your Competitive Advantage

  • Homes listed with video get four times the inquiries of homes listed without video (InMan).
  • 58% of buyers want and expect to see video of a home they’re looking at online
  • 86% of home buyers searching videos are also searching for a community tour
  • In an eye-mapping study, video results commanded more attention than other listings (Virtuet)

71% of consumers say that video is the best way to bring product features to life (Virtuet)



Use Aerials To Create Amazing Perspectives

  • Homes with aerial images sold 68% faster (RISMedia).
  • The perspective that aerial images provides buyers who are not familair with the area is game changing, especially out of state buyers
  • When selling a property with a lot of land, aerial photographs are even more important

Real Estate is all about LOCATION and aerials are an impactful way to display this



Virtual Tours Get the Job Done

  • 54% of Buyers Will Not Look at a Property Unless it Has a Virtual Tour (Montreal360)
  • Home Buyers were 300% more engaged with listings with virtual tours
  • Real Estate Listings With Virtual Home Tours Get 87% More Views

Virtual tours were 5-10 times more engaging and did significantly better than those without. Rob V


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