Selling Information


Presentation


A tidy home says "Welcome". Your home does  not need be a "show place" but appear a comfortable home in which to live. Fresh flowers or indoor plants always brighten up a home. While you're cleaning, think about each room and what furniture really needs to be in it. Rooms look smaller when they are crowded. Declutter!!  Clear out anything that's not needed to create a feeling of spaciousness. Keep the kitchen bench and sink as clear as possible. Make sure that all minor repairs are completed. Sticking doors and windows, loose door knobs, faulty plumbing, or peeling paint may affect your sale. Let plenty of light into your home. Nothing improves atmosphere more than brightness. And on a dull day switch on some lights prior to arrival of prospective purchasers.  A warm comfortable heated home on cold days adds a feeling of cosiness; on a hot day don't forget to turn on any air conditioning or fans (or simply let the breeze flow through). If you have pe...

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Photography Checklist


How you property presents on a website can make all the difference in whether a potential purchaser chooses to short list your home for viewing. The preparation for viewing, is quite different on how to present your home for showing purchasers through.  To gain the best possible results for your photography, Bradys Countrywide has prepared a photo shoot list for you to use as a guide.  Essentially though decluttering and a little thought to how things look through a camera lens is the answer to a good photo!! We suggest the following:- Outside Mow and edge lawns Trim back any overgrown shrubs and trees Sweep paths and driveways and ensure weed free Remove weeds from gardenbeds Hide any kids bikes, & toys, dog bones & bowls etc Move the rubbish bins away from the house Remove washing from washing lines Neatly fold or remove water hoses if you have a pool or spa - make sure clear with no leaf debris If an evening shoot, make sure all exterior l...

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