If your home is on the market,you might think an open house might be a good idea. Some buyer traffic might be literally to your home,however most often,buyers are inspired to physically view your home because of a picture they saw on the Internet.
“I have developed a proprietary way to build layers into a room to give that depth when you’re putting the photo on the Web site,”says Christine Rae,owner of Certified Staging Professionals (CSP) and co-author of “Home Staging For Dummies.”
“Curb appeal starts on the Internet,so it’s very important to make the pictures of your home attractive,”she says. “You have two drive-bys.”
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