Putting your house or apartment up for sale will take a lot more than just taking some photos and handing over to an estate agent. There is a maxim that lends itself to several situations – the more you put in, the better the results will be. This couldn’t be truer for anyone who’s selling their house in London, and it’s worth remembering you’re competing with thousands of other properties.
While it might be tempting to get everything on the market straight away, you might end up making it more difficult to sell your home. The primary goal of any seller is to find a buyer so that you can move into the next house or flat. Fortunately, Aussie Man & Van works with hundreds of people every month, and we’re the home sellers go-to company in London.
Preparation Tips When Selling Your House –
There are various options you can consider when preparing your house or apartment for sale. The main thing to remember is that it will require a budget and possibly a lot of physical work from you to lower costs. Home staging is a technique professional interior designer’s use which involves a complete aesthetic revamp of your home. You can find plenty of information on this online or our team can make a referral for you.
You should write out some pros and cons of hiring a home staging expert against undertaking the project yourself. And make sure you cost everything out in detail, including materials and equipment. Get some quotes to ensure that you cover every base. On the face of the things, it might initially seem cheaper to do the work yourself. Then you realise it will mean taking time off work, and the professionals can do it in half the time.
Whichever option you choose, your house or apartment must be clean. There are two ways of doing this. You can do the dirty work yourself, or you can let London’s best professional cleaning company, Aussie Clean do it. A spotless home isn’t just for appearance purposes, that comes later in the process. You’ll notice any maintenance issues that require your attention.
All deep stains and grime should be removed by taking out all appliances and cleaning in, under and behind. Similarly, each room needs a new coat of paint. This means every wall and woodwork, including the skirting boards and window frames. You should hire a plasterer to fix any issues with the walls. Even the slightest dent or crack might put off a potential buyer.
Using Man & Van Plus Storage in London –
Before any work can start, you’ll need to clear as much space as possible in your home. Renting a self storage unit will keep your possessions safe and secure while you do this. And you’ll have a lot more space available, especially if you put bulkier furniture into storage. You’ll need to work out what essential appliances you’ll need to keep in your house and how long the home staging or renovation work will take.
When you rent a self storage unit with Aussie, there is no lease to worry about. You only need to keep your storage unit for the duration of your renovation. There are often delays in moving dates where you’ll find yourself in limbo. This is where storage plays a vital part in the relocation process as your possessions will be safe and secure until you have the keys to your new home.
Aussie has a range of removals services that suit every type of home staging or renovation project. Many professional interior designers and property developers use our man with a van and Self Storage services for every job they sign up for. A lot of freelancers use our self storage units for their office and workspace.
Aussie’s Man & Van package is the best of its kind in London that aims to attain the highest standard of service delivery. With this service, you have two Aussie team members at your disposal for all the heavy-lifting work. Additionally, you’ll have the use of a vehicle for any collections of materials.
Aussie Man & Van – Helping You Sell Your House in London –
Aussie works with thousands of homeowners every year who sell their house or apartment in London. And the importance of making a good first impression when prospective buyers view your property is essential. With a lot of people, you’ll only get that window of opportunity to make your home stand out enough for them to want more information.
Although many people consider home staging or renovation work to be an additional expense, our team have seen the benefits first-hand. Moreover, we’ve seen issues people have where their property languishes on the property market for over a year. That’s why approaching the sale of your home proactively could make all the difference.
With some well thought out investment and thorough planning, you’ll sell your home in no time and be ready to close the deal on your new home. And for Aussie customers, you’ll have our team on-hand to discuss your removals and storage needs throughout this process.
If you would like to discuss our range of services, please contact us today. We are also available to discuss how man & van and storage services can help sell your home in London.