DIRECT:    


 Welcome to the MikeFreemanProperties.com Blog

2016-11-28 08:15:44
How to Stage Your Home for a Holiday Sale

Are your holiday lights up? Your Christmas tree perfectly decorated? The holidays do provide the perfect opportunity to place your home on the market. There is no time your home will be as dolled up and decorated as it is during the holidays. So, why not take advantage of your house looking this good? If you're looking to sell your home, why not have the best of both worlds – list your home while it's dolled up for the holiday season? As a rule of thumb, it's good to be prudent when decorating for the holidays while your home is for sale. Take a look at these ways to add a desirable amount of holiday cheer to your home without going overboard:

Outdoor Holiday Décor – While it may be tradition, forego the inflatable snowman or Santa Claus when your home is on the market. Stick to the traditional string lights that draw attention to your home’s architectural details. Draw attention to your home’s prominent features. If the prominent features are the trees in the front yard, consider wrapping them with string lights to make them a focal point. And, as an extra touch, add a Christmas-themed wreath to the front door. Nothing says, “welcome to our home,” more than a beautiful and tasteful wreath on your front door.

Inside Holiday Décor – Don't go too overboard here! Your Christmas tree, decorated like it is every year, provides a beautiful, homey touch to any house during the holiday season. To highlight your home's beautiful and prominent staircase, consider adding some lit garland and bows. Add a Christmas-themed centerpiece to your dining room table. If you think your fireplace your home's selling feature, add some decorations to make it stand out from the rest of the living room. Traditional ideas: nativity scene, wreath above the mantel, mason jars filled with poinsettias and ornaments, or a lit strand of garland.

A little bit of holiday cheer around your home can go a long way and make a buyer smile! Have any questions about holiday home staging? Give me a call. I would love to help in any way I can.

 
Blog Archive
2019-04-10 15:04:29
Relish the Springtime Weather and Gorgeous Bluebonnets at these Austin-area Patches

2019-03-26 15:31:03
4 Tips for Spring Yard Prep in Central Texas

2019-03-20 08:41:50
Know Before You Go! Mortgage Prep & Home Affordability

2019-03-20 08:01:37
Meet The Ruby Hotel in Downtown Round Rock

2019-02-28 16:22:06
America’s Largest Indoor Waterpark Opening in Round Rock in 2020

2019-02-28 16:17:32
Cedar Park Development Led by Award-Winning Mueller Team

2019-02-25 14:27:58
Kid-friendly Staycations in Austin - just in time for Spring Break!

2019-02-01 05:40:16
Round Rock’s Forest Creek Golf Course named No. 8 most improved by Golf Advisor

2019-02-01 05:16:55
City Council Approves First Step to a New 1,200 Home Development in Northeast Round Rock

2019-01-30 12:50:52
Dog-Friendly Places in Williamson County, TX

2019-01-30 10:33:21
Did you buy a home in 2018? Here's everything you need to know about filing your Homestead Exemption in Texas!

2019-01-07 07:37:34
Buyer Tips for House Hunting in 2019

2018-12-21 07:03:09
Selling in the Winter Months? Here’s How to Maximize Your Home Sale Chances

2018-12-20 12:28:07
Williamson County Vote to Review Property Tax Exemption Policy for Residents Over 65 and the Disabled

2018-11-30 09:11:28
Selling Your Home in the Winter May Not Be So Bad

2018-11-28 13:05:06
Austin-Area Home Sales and Sales Dollar Volume Set October Record

2018-11-28 09:55:00
Smoke Alarms Save Lives -- Tips for Setting Up and Using Smoke Alarms

2018-11-26 12:07:14
Holiday Fun in Austin, TX

2018-11-06 09:58:45
Staging Tips and How to Stage on a Budget

2018-10-31 11:22:08
Should I Stage My Home Before Selling?

2018-10-31 09:49:08
What is a Multi-Gen or NextGen® Home?

2018-10-19 13:34:03
What is an In-Law Suite? Simple: It is a Smart Feature with Endless Possibility

2018-09-26 10:05:37
Proposed Cedar Park Mixed-Use Development Indigo Ridge South Could Bring Businesses and Housing for Thousands

2018-09-25 14:04:51
American Planning Association Names Historic Downtown Georgetown, TX as a 2018 Great Neighborhood

2018-09-24 14:11:13
Moving Checklist

Click here to see ALL articles.


Comment on this Article

Your Name:
Your Email:
Comments:
Verify:  Please enter the numbers shown to help eliminate spam.