With low inventory in most of Silicon Valley and other communities in California, sellers are trying to touch things up to increase the value of their homes. However, some things that they had done in the past may be actually decreasing the full potential of their future listing.
Before hiring people to start work beautifying your house, you may want to look over the list below to see if correcting some of these conditions may be the focus of your attention.
Whatever you did in the past may have been for your personal taste and benefit, but now that you are contemplating selling, you want to do things that will be appealing to the widest portion of the buyer pool. Identifying and correcting mistakes you may have accidentally made in the past could be the best thing you can do to increase the value of your home.
For me, #3 is the biggest issue in car loving California.
If you have done something to your home and don't know if it will be a benefit or a detriment to the future value of your home, please feel free to reach out to us. We will give you an honest opinion and help guide you to increasing the value.