Selling Your West Knoxville Home? A Great Kitchen is Key

GreatKitchenBefore putting your West Knoxville home on the market, there is a lot to consider. Is it the right time to sell your West Knoxville home? What can you do to make your home sell faster? And, what is the one aspect of your West Knoxville home that buyers are really looking at to stand out? A great kitchen. This is something that many buyer’s consider to be a true selling point of a home.

So what makes this such a strong selling point for your West Knoxville home? Think about it. The kitchen is essentially the heart of every home. It is where meals are cooked and families come together to eat and share their day. When entertaining guests the kitchen is one area of the home guests are likely to see. And, in many new floor plans the kitchen is one of the main focal points of the home, opening up into family rooms and other areas of the house, making it an area where entertaining  guests happens.

Wondering how you can make your kitchen a strong selling point of your West Knoxville home?

Do your research. You want to have a great kitchen for your price range. Spending costless dollars on an upgraded kitchen is great, but if it increases the price of your home significantly compared to others in your West Knoxville neighborhood, it could have a hard time selling. Check out MLS listings, open houses, or talk to a realtor in your area to see what these homes have to offer. What upgrades do they have? What upgrades don’t they have?

Match the competition. By doing research of homes prices in your West Knoxville neighborhood, you will learn what upgrades you do and don’t need to make. Do they have upgraded appliances? What type of cabinets and countertops do they have? Or, does you kitchen just need some de-cluttering and a fresh coat of paint? Figure out what changes you need to make and find the most cost effective way to make the changes. And, you may be able to do some of the work yourself.

The key to achieving a great kitchen is know your market and make the necessary changes. Spending the time and the money making the necessary upgrades can make all the difference in selling your West Knoxville home. Please let me know if there is any information I can provide about selling your West Knoxville home, you can give me a call at 865-696-9002 or shoot me an email. What are you doing to make your West Knoxville home more marketable?