As you tour homes, do you stop in the backyard and visualize your friends and family fighting over the first burgers off the grill while the dogs play in the yard? If outdoor entertaining is a
A Tale Of Two Pictures
I’m always astonished by the photos in the MLS. Beautiful million dollar homes with dark pictures, crooked pictures, and even blurry pictures! A few weeks ago I saw an exterior picture of a home taken from the inside of the agent’s car. You could see the dashboard and hood, and there was a reflection from the windshield. Bad real estate pictures are a HUGE pet peeve of mine.
Look, professional photos aren’t that expensive, and they make a huge difference! They make so much of a difference that I include professional photos with every listing at every price point. Pictures make a difference.
Since it would be unethical for me to use other agent’s photos (although I assure you that you can find plenty of bad listing photos on buzzfeed, or just by searching the MLS for a few minutes), I have an example from one of my recent listings.
I lightly staged a vacant home to help show size and potential in the rooms. I wanted to send my clients a picture of the outcome, so I snapped a quick shot with my iPhone.
Christy became a Realtor after a 15 year career with a national non-profit, where she focused on helping people improve their lives. She brings that focus, drive, and concern for her client's needs to....
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