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HOME IMPROVEMENTS

smart. simple. affordable.

With regard to homes for sale in Concord, CA - home Improvements that can help you sell your home should be simple, smart, and affordable. Many home buyers look for move-in-ready, or "turn key," homes. Remodeled kitchens and baths can go a long way, but here we are talking mostly about the cosmetic improvements that show your home in its best light when trying to sell, to help you get top dollar for your home. However, often times it is better to leave things the way they are prior to selling. Not all buyers want a newly remodeled kitchen that was done weeks before the home was sold. They may wish to design the kitchen or bathrooms the way that THEY want, and would rather not pay the inflated price tag of the home due to the recent improvements.

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PAINT WITH NEUTRALS

A fresh coat of paint goes a very long way, especially neutral colors so that any buyer can picture their furniture and décor looking great in the space.

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STYLE KITCHEN AND BATHROOMS

The two rooms potential buyers will remember are the kitchen and bathrooms when they view homes. You want yours to be remembered for the right reasons and stand out from the rest. Give these rooms a little extra humph even if remodeling isn’t in the budget.

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UPDATE WINDOW TREATMENTS

Heavy, layered draperies, and swags make a room seem dark, old and tired. Remove them! If you have any torn window shades, or bent mini-blinds replace them as well. Light sheers that just frame the window not only let in the light,

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SHOWCASE YOUR FLOORING

It’s not always possible to replace flooring whether it’s carpeting or hardwood. Make the best out of your budget and what you have.

smart home technology.

How can Smart Home Technology help you sell your home in Concord? Solar, cameras, home automation devices and smart home options are desirable amongst home buyers of all ages in Concord and Walnut Creek areas. Why?

  1. Connecting devices to your smart phone can save energy, money, and time. There are four categories of smart devices:

  2. Utilities - Thermostat, light bulbs, sprinkler, electrical outlet, ceiling fan, stove, washer and dryer, powered window shades, etc.

  3. Safety - Wireless key entry, doorbell, garage door, outdoor lighting, etc.

  4. Security - Burglar alarm, smoke alarm, carbon monoxide detector, or any sensor that triggers a call for emergency assistance.

  5. Audio / Visual - Personal assistant such as Alexa or Siri, TVs, music, etc.

With today’s technology available to consumers, it can be pretty easy to get started. Setting your home up with Smart Home devices can be a great marketing tool, and make your home stand out, without too much out of pocket.

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