Winning over Spring Time Buyers


Spring is the perfect time to sell your home.  Why?  Because the largest number of buyers are actively searching for a new home during April, May and June.  It’s the optimum time for families to move, to get established in a new neighborhood and become familiar with the schools.  So get your home Spring Ready to sell with these Winning Tips.

1. Transplant Tulips and Daffodils or Buy Flowers in Container


Yellow flowers stimulate buying urges.  After a long winter, everybody is anxious to see the first signs of spring. Yellow tulips and daffodils induce feelings of happiness and contentment. Arrange containers in groups of three or five near the entrance


2. Rake the Yard/Trim Back Bushes CURB APPEAL
Clean out dead leaves and debris in your lawn. Don’t let overgrown vegetation block the windows or path to the entrance. Cutting bushes and tree limbs will let the sun inside and showcase the exterior of your home.  Even mow your lawn diagonally, it not only makes you lawn appear larger it also tells buyers that you pay attention to details.

3. Wash Windows Inside and Out/Polish All Mirrors​, Declutter
Sparkle is free, and sparkle sells homes. A potential buyer may not realize why your home seems so inviting but will feel drawn to it if the windows are spotless and your mirrors reflect sunlight. Then, open those windows to allow some fresh air.  Declutter by removing excess personal decor and appliances.

4. Utilize Towels, Throws, Pillows in Light Colors – Yellows, Pinks, Pale Blues, Lavenders​
Even if it means replacing items, towels, linens, throws and sofa pillows are inexpensive accents you can buy. In soft spring colors, they will light up a room. Layer towels on bathroom towel racks and place rolled wash cloths on the counters in a fashionable pyramid.

5. Chill Bottled Water for Guests and Set Out a few Treats
Put a couple dozen bottles of water in a sink of ice for buyers during an Open House.  Touring homes makes buyers hungry. Have a snack available in the kitchen. It will give buyers an opportunity to linger and marvel at its amazing, oversized pantry and upgrades throughout, which might otherwise be overlooked.

6.  Finally, Let Coal Creek Brokers Market for you!  We will get buys in your front door.  We present with great marketing tools, experience and knowledge.

Noelle Michaelson