5 Tips for Improving Your House’s Value in Washington DC

5 Tips to Improve Your House’s Value in Washington DC


Are you thinking about selling your home in the Washington DC area? The typical buying season usually begins in the spring, but there’s no reason not to sell your property now. Below are a few tips that will help you in your home selling journey. While the list is not comprehensive, it will get you started in the right direction and help you get the most money for your property!

Invest in a Professional Cleaning

Most of us think we know how to clean…but theres a significant difference between our cleaning and a professional cleaner. There’s the way most of us clean, and then there’s the way a professional cleans. Get this done early so yuo make a great impression on all who come to view your house.

 Hire a Professional Organizer (Stager)

Professional Organizers and Stagers know what buyers want and what is attractive to them. Remember,  you want your house to look its best for the future owner…its not about your likes or preferences.


Its sounds simple…but not one likes to do it! Painting can make all the difference in the appearance of a room. Stay away from bold, distracting colors.  All room colors should be a neutral or calming color that will appeal to most people. 

Focus on the Small Stuff

Little things like new light switch covers, and light bulbs may not seem like it would make a big impact. But the little attention to details is what makes a huge difference to a buyer who has seen 10 different properties.

Stop Smoking!

Or at the very least start smoking outside. The smell of smoke in the house is such a turn off. It will distract potential home buyers and they may miss out or overlook the finer qualities your house offers because the potential buyers can only focus on the  scent of smoke.


Tips to Sells Your Washington DC Property

There are many ways to increase your home’s value in the eyes of buyers, but these are a few cost-effective things you can take care of.

About Sir Ashley Harrison

Sir Ashley Harrison is a full-time real estate investor and former criminal defense attorney. He does deals throughout the country.

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