Free Property Valuations Brisbane
When condsidering having a free property valuation done, it is important to take a look at all of the things that will impact the overall outcome of that valuation, and to take a look at what it is that you are able to do to your home to improve the outcome. While there is no debate that location is a key factor when looking at the property value of a home, there is nothing that you are able to do to in terms of changing of changing your location. Here is a look at some things that free property valutiations consider, and how you can improve your home to get evaluation that you want.
One of the first things that you should do when prepairing for a free property valuation, is to clean up, and update the outside of your home. Free property valuations that are done online are only provided so much information. Being located in a city like Brisbane will definetly help increase and benefit the results of the free property valuations; However, if the outside of your home is not well maintained and taken care of your results will surely suffer. Make sure that the lawn is well landscaped and maintained, that the walkways are even, and that the siding of your house is cleaned and in good condition.
Another thing that should be taken care of when getting a free property valuation done is to take care of any additional buildings, such as storage sheds, or garages. These might just be for storage, but they also impact the appearance of your home, and when having a free property valuation done, it is important to make sure that the outside of your home looks great!
When hoping to receive great results on your free property valuation, take a look at the state of your roads, and sidewalks. Is the street that your house is located on in good condition? Or is it full of potholes, or graffiti? While this is not the easiest thing to do, if your street needs some maintenance done, contacting your local council member is a great way to at least try to repair your neighbourhood. This may, or may not work, depending on what your council member is able to accomplish, but it is at least worth trying. Your free property valuation will be impacted by a rough neighbourhood that is not well maintained.
Keep in mind that many free property valuations are done online, and therefore can only take certain things into account – primarily things that can be seen via photographs (think Google Street View), and specs that can be provided. That means that a lot of things will not be taken into consideration. If you are having a free property valuation done where interior updates are being taken into consideration, here are a few tips for updates and maintenance that will make a positive impact on your evaluation.
-Remember that bathrooms and kitchens sell houses. While it might not be in your budget to renovate, updating with a fresh coat of paint, updating some decor, and decluttering will make a world of difference.
-Make sure that each room has a specific purpose. Buyers want to see what each room is used for.
-Use windows and natural light to your advantage. Natural Light is something that. buyers are after, Allow the natural light to shine through, and invest in window coverings that are sleek, modern, energy efficient.
Getting a free Property Valuation is a great thing to do when considering selling, or renovating your home. Knowing what your home is worth, and how you can make the most out of your investment is wonderful knowledge to have.