Selling a condo or loft in Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota may not be a hard task. These are two cities where the condo & loft real estate is really booming. Still, there are a few things you should consider taking care of before you think about putting your condo of loft on the market for sale.
Making the condo attractive
The first thing, you may think about updating your condo and make it attractive for the buyer(s). You want your condo or loft to stand-out from the others in the area. Update your kitchen and bathroom? You may want to take a trip to IKEA, since they have some great ideas for individuals looking to cosmetically update different rooms in their condo on a budget.
Clean your condo or loft. Repaint, or touch up the walls and ceilings with neutral colors. Repair any leaky faucets. Take care of any other plumbing problems. Make sure the condo smells good. Oil air fresheners really make a condo or loft smell great!
If carpets are dirty, vacuum it and clean it. If the interior carpet is rather dated or worn, you may want to replace it.
If your condo is small, then arrange the furniture in such a way as to make it look spacious. I highly recommend de-cluttering your rooms. You want to make sure there is ample room for individuals to be able walk around and visualize.
A potential buyer will probably check out the condo or loft thoroughly. They can be fussy about even the small things.
When a condo or loft is warm and inviting, it can attract a real estate buyer. On occasions, I have viewed condos or lofts where the sellers wrote letters expressing their happy experiences while living in the condo. Some real estate buyers really appreciated what the sellers had written in the letters, since it showed a history of memory and then they can picture themselves living in the condo.
Realty Group, Inc.
Shannon Lindstrom, REALTOR®, AHWD, CRS, GREEN
3495 Northdale Blvd NW Ste 200
Minneapolis, MN 55448