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Showing Your House

Tuesday, May 14, 2024   /   by Annie Junker

Showing Your House

Showing Your House
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Showing Your House
 

How do you do it? What's the best thing for you? You have a nice house, it looks good, but you want to move and get your home under contract.

Recently I showed a nice property, but unfortunately, it showed really poorly. It had clutter, it wasn't clean, the windows were dirty, but it still went on the market. The house did sell, but I'm sure it didn't sell as robustly, price-wise, as it could have, had there been just a little attention paid to the details of making the house shine and show better. And one might say, "Well, what does it matter... it still sold!". But the difference between the seller getting the house sold at one point versus a much greater point could be huge if the REALTOR® pays attention to those details of getting the house ready for market. And it is certainly our job to advise our seller clients on how to make their house look good to prospective buyers!

If you have any questions about my process of getting a house in "show-ready" condition, please give me a call. I would love to talk to you about your house and provide a detailed plan of what I will do to get it sold at the best possible price. 

804-350-0879 | chris@smallre.net | chrissmallgroup.com


*In 2023, 83% of our listings sold at or over the list price, and 61% sold OVER the list price!


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It is my responsibility as your REALTOR® to ensure that when others around you are lowering their expectations, this becomes the time for us to switch gears and discover how to leverage the market effectively to achieve your goals.

If you would like to know more about the current market, or if you have any general real estate questions, call or text me on my cell phone at 804-350-0879 or you can email me at chris@smallre.net.

If you are looking to begin a home search, visit my website to get started!

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    We are select partners with REALM and Leverage Global Partners. What does this mean for you as our client? If you are looking to relocate or buy a second home in an entirely different city (or on a different continent!), Small and Associates has you covered. As a member of these exclusive networks, we work with other like-minded agents and to put you in touch with the right REALTOR® outside of the Central Virginia area. If you or someone you know has been considering a unique move, let us be your guide.
     
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    In addition to being a partner to two exclusive global networks, I am a proud member of the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing and am a Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist. This means that I will market your property to the highest standards with access to the latest trends in the industry. I am the only Real Estate professional in the Central Virginia area with this designation!
    Are you interested in buying a second home but, aren't ready to fully commit to another property? As a part of our partnership with REALM, we can direct you to properties all over the world with Pacaso. Pacaso is Luxury Co-Ownership where you have the ability to  own a second house for 1/8 of the cost. Click here to learn more and to start shopping!
    Are you looking for your own slice of "La Dolce Vita"? Small and Associates has the connections to make it happen. We have personal contacts with firms in Italy and would be happy to help with your home search and make an introduction!
    Client Testimonial: Click the link below to hear from Sarah Merriman, a client of Chris Small. Thank you for your kind words Sarah! It's always been an honor to help you with your Real Estate goals.
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    At The Chris Small Group, we embrace today's dynamic Real Estate market with fresh and strategic approaches to deliver optimal results. Our mission is to craft customized marketing plans that align precisely with the current market landscape. We commit to delivering exceptional outcomes that resonate with trends and buyer preferences. With our unmatched understanding of market dynamics, we ensure our clients' homes stand out and captivate potential buyers. Trust our expertise to maximize your property's exposure and generate genuine interest. Choose The Chris Small Group and experience the transformative power of our innovative and market-savvy approach in today's evolving real estate landscape.
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