March 2012


You may be thinking of selling your house in the near future. To optimize your chances, you should plan out your photographs carefully and take some important technical aspects into consideration. To guide you through the process, we’ve asked a real estate photographer to share some tips. Here’s some advice that will go a long way. 1. Depersonalize Potential buyers should be able to imagine themselves living in the house and taking possession of it. Remove personal items. Remove children’s drawings, unpaid bills, etc., from the refrigerator door. Clear off your kitchen counter (cellphone charger, headset, MP3) without denuding it completely. Free up your parking spaces by moving vehicles to the other side of the street. Cats, dogs, litter boxes and animal beds should be conspicuously absent. 2. Declutter Potential buyers should be able to visualize your home’s strong points. Don’t hesitate to move furniture and objects that give it…