Obtain copies of important records from your doctor, dentist, pharmacy, veterinarian, and children's schools.
E-mail a copy of your driving route to a family member or friend.
Empty your safe deposit box.
Before the property changes hands, consult this list to make sure these items are transferred with the house.
Pre-listing preparation includes staging, interior and exterior painting, gardening, and replacing fixture to update the look and feel of your home. These recommended preparations appeal to the broadcast audience, maximize the return on your investment, and have more than paid for themselves in resulting sale price.
The following are examples from a recently sold listing refreshed and marketed by Stephanie Lamarre. Before Stephanie listed the home, it was listed by a different brokerage and sat on the market for months without an offer. After Stephanie's recommendations were complete, the home sold within 2 weeks for $5,400,000.
Painted cabinets and shelves soft white, installed new contemporary lighting fixtures above island and in dining area, proper staging with fresh appeal, professional photography.
The Presentation of Your Home Affects Buyer Perception
Clients who understand the value of working with professionals and the risks inherent with unlicensed and uninsured contractors will benefit from our program that is consistent with our unparalleled brand. We can provide:
No. These services can be offered to homeowner clients at all price points. The scope of work also has no arbitrary price limitations. It just needs to be within the expected equity value and make sense as a way to expedite the sale and enhance the selling price.
This is not available for (a) spec properties or developments, (b) properties that are currently in foreclosure, (c) properties owned by sellers currently in bankruptcy, (d) properties with insufficient equity.
The cost of the program varies according to the services provided. Other programs may tout free pricing while taking kickbacks or providing inflated base bids from contractors.
Our partner, Zoomcasa seeks to minimize the cost of the vendors and provide competitive bundled pricing in line with the market and based on availability of contractors. The total fee provided include the added program benefits -
Typically, a Designer can visit your property within a week. The timeline for the proposals and completion are dependent on the local demand and complexity of the project. Staging is obviously quicker than putting on a new roof!
Our streamlined Next Level Concierge program goes above and beyond all others. With no cash-outlay, this innovative property preparation program provides a wide scope of possibilities, from staging and cosmetic renovations to structural repairs and improvements. Our team of licensed and insured vendors help to prepare your property for its best debut to market.
Stephanie gives her clients the “insider edge” in real estate—including intimate knowledge of the market trends, neighborhoods, schools, remodeling services, staging, and myriad other resources that make life easier for both buyers and sellers.