Often I will have 4-6 homes to show buyers. Each time we arrive in front of a prospective home the buyers nearly always comment on what they think the home will be like – based on what they first see from the curb. And, typically an impressive front of the home opens to a similarly maintained home on the inside. The opposite is also true. There have been times when the buyer doesn’t even want to get out of the car, because the front of the house is shabby, overgrown, or in need of paint.
There are several simple and inexpensive things you can do this Spring to make your home very appealing. Click here for 13 suggestions. Each of these easy to do tasks also provide the most added value – to – investments you can do to the outside of your home.
Lastly, your neighbors may be a willing source of help if you announce your ‘sprucing up’ plans for the ‘tired’ front appearance of your home.