Thank you for visiting today. If this is your first visit, take your time and look around. I have plenty of information and resources available to you. If you are a return visitor, thank you. I would love to hear from you and tell you how I can serve all your real estate needs.

Quick Search


view all


Any

Any

No Min.

No Max.

Thank you for visiting today. If this is your first visit, take your time and look around. I have plenty of information and resources available to you. If you are a return visitor, thank you. I would love to hear from you and tell you how I can serve all your real estate needs.

Back to Table of Contents

Making a Good First Impression

If you want buyers to be interested in your home, you need to show it in its best light. A good first impression can influence a buyer both emotionally and visually, thus prompting them to make an offer. In addition, what the buyer first sees is what they think of when they consider the asking price.

A bad first impression can dissuade a potential buyer. Don’t show your property until it’s all fixed up. You do not want to give buyers the chance to use the negative first impression they have as means of negotiation.

Ask around for the opinions others have of your home. Real estate agents who see houses everyday can give solid advice on what needs to be done. Consider what architects or landscape designers have to say. What you need are objective opinions, and it’s sometimes hard to separate the personal and emotional ties you have for the home from the property itself.

Typically, there are some general fix ups that need to be done both outside and on the inside. As a seller, you should consider the following:

  • Landscaping - Has the front yard been maintained? Are areas of the house visible to the street in good condition?
  • Cleaning or Redoing the driveway - Is your driveway cluttered with toys, tools, trash etc.?
  • Painting - Does both the exterior and the interior look like they have been well taken care of?
  • Carpeting - Does the carpet have stains? Or does the carpet look old and dirty?
Back to Table of Contents
Guy A. Way
Designated Broker, WA
Managing Broker, OR
Location Realty
2008 C St
Vancouver, WA 98663
Main:   360-718-2998
Cell:     360-607-6356
Fax:     360-597-3880
guysellshomes@gmail.com

Testimonials

Thanks for all your help in making our "dream home" a reality. We really appreciated that you went the extra mile to find us the perfect home and get the best price for our new home. You are truly a caring professional. Bahadur Singh
We have had many opportunities to work with Realtors over the past ten years or so, We have seldom met anyone as helpful and energetic as you have been. Your patience and perseverance in a difficult market are remarkable. Without hesitation, we would highly recommend your service to anyone who is looking for an experienced Realtor who cares about getting things done and doing them right! Thanks for taking such good care of us, we couldn't have done it without you! Samantha Lane
View All

Contact Me





* fields are required
Real Estate Websites by iHOUSEweb iconiHOUSEweb | Admin Menu