Have last-minute showings planned before the first of the year? Buyers at the holidays are often highly motivated with a pressing reason to buy, so if your home is scheduled for showings, keep it in top form to bring in the best offers.
- Keep holiday décor to a minimum. No matter what you’re celebrating this holiday season, your treasured decorations can distract buyers and even make your home feel smaller than it is. Cut your decorations by half, at least, and keep the remainder in storage until next year.
- Make the kitchen smell sweet. The smell of baking cookies or a cinnamon-scented candle will welcome buyers and immediately make them feel more at home.
- Use seasonal greenery. Even if you don’t have a Christmas tree, a fresh wreath