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Posted by Kimberly Allen Team on 2/16/2020

An open house offers an excellent opportunity for a seller to showcase his or her residence to a large group of buyers. As such, it is important for a seller to plan ahead for an open house. If a seller devotes time and energy to prepare for an open house, his or her residence may make a positive impression on buyers.

Ultimately, there are several things that sellers need to consider before they host an open house, such as:

1. Home Interior and Exterior

A home's interior and exterior must dazzle buyers during an open house. Otherwise, a home is unlikely to make a long-lasting impression on a buyer.

To upgrade a house's interior, a seller should clean each room. Mop the floors, wipe down countertops and ensure each room is neat and tidy. Also, professional home cleaning companies are available that can help a seller quickly remove dirt, dust and debris from his or her residence.

Meanwhile, to upgrade a home's exterior, a seller should repair any damaged or cracked siding. If a seller requires extra assistance, he or she can reach out to local home improvement professionals to perform house exterior repairs as well.

2. Lawn Care

A home's messy, weed-filled lawn is unlikely to garner buyers' attention. In fact, this lawn may prove to be an instant turn-off to buyers when they attend an open house.

For sellers, it can be quick and easy to enhance a home's lawn. By mowing the lawn, trimming the hedges and performing other lawn care tasks, a seller can transform a drab lawn into a stunning one.

A seller should continue to take care of his or her lawn throughout the house selling cycle, too. If a home has an amazing lawn, this residence may capture buyers' attention, regardless of when a seller hosts an open house.

3. Clutter

Antiques, knick-knacks and various decorations may fill your house, but these items may appear to be "clutter" in the eyes of homebuyers. Therefore, you may want to put your personal belongings into storage before you host an open house. This will allow you to keep your personal items safe during an open house. At the same time, it will help buyers envision what life could be like if they purchase your residence.

Preparing for an open house sometimes can be difficult. Thankfully, you can hire a real estate agent who can help you plan for any open house, at any time.

A real estate agent can provide recommendations to help you prepare for an open house. Plus, he or she can share buyers' feedback following an open house and ensure you can make your residence into an attractive option for buyers.

Ready to host an open house? Consider the aforementioned factors, and you can get ready for an upcoming open house. And as a result, you can boost the likelihood that an open house leads to multiple offers to purchase your residence.





Posted by Kimberly Allen Team on 2/13/2020


44 Bell St, Chicopee, MA 01013

Multi-Family

$250,000
Price

2
Units
1,959
Approx. GLA
Great 2 family which will be empty for closing. Many updates with vinyl siding and replacement windows. Large rooms on both floors. 1st floor bath has tub and shower. Oversized 2 car garage and shed. 1st floor Vacant for easy showings. New electric panels to be installed. This could be it!
Open House
Sunday
February 16 at 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 44 Bell St, Chicopee, MA 01013    Get Directions

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Posted by Kimberly Allen Team on 2/13/2020


101 Pine St, Belchertown, MA 01007

Single-Family

$549,900
Price

9
Rooms
3
Beds
4
Baths
Executive,Entertainers Contemporary Ranch.Quality workmanship! 9' ceilings/solid wood doors are in this gorgeous home.The warm entry leading you to the cathedral ceiling living room w/propane fireplace & floor to ceiling windows to allow lots of natural sunlight.You will love to cook in the Enormous gourmet kitchen w/commercial stove, center island, vegetable sink, pantry & an abundance of cabinets & granite countertop space will WOW YOU! Master bedroom suite. The master bath offers a large walk-in shower w/2 shower heads & jacuzzi tub.All 3 bedrooms, laundry & 3 full baths are on the 1st floor.Your company/in-law will also have a private bedroom/office and full bathroom in the walk-out basement along w/a family room w/bar area leading outside to the custom stone patio, fire pit & flat backyard for endless possibilities.We can't forget about the bonus room on the 2nd floor. PLUS:Whole house generator, Solar Panels & Fire Resistant Hardie board siding.This home is a WIN,WIN!
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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Posted by Kimberly Allen Team on 2/12/2020


44 Colonial Cir, Chicopee, MA 01020

Condo

$110,000
Price

3
Rooms
1
Beds
1
Baths
Well kept condo conveniently located near major highway and shopping areas. Cozy living space with ample closets. Two entrances leading to front and rear of building. Common laundry area located in basement of building. Plenty of extra storage in basement to store away seasonal items. Condo has in-ground pool to enjoy in the warmer months.
Open House
Sunday
February 16 at 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 44 Colonial Cir, Chicopee, MA 01020    Get Directions

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Posted by Kimberly Allen Team on 2/11/2020


43 Saint Anthony, Chicopee, MA 01013

Single-Family

$165,000
Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
Welcome home to this 2 bedroom 1 bathroom cape! Located minutes to interstate 391,as well as other amenities. A fenced in yard allows for adequate privacy. Many of the updates have been done for you, Including newer hot water heater, stainless appliances, updated bathroom, Windows with a transfer of warranty(APO)! This house could be the perfect place to call your own!!
Open House
Sunday
February 16 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 43 Saint Anthony, Chicopee, MA 01013    Get Directions

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