When it comes to selling your West Knoxville home, home showings are a critical process of getting your home sold. For many sellers, it can be a bit of an stressful having complete strangers walking through your home and not all buyers have the best showing etiquette. If you are in the process of selling your West Knoxville, here are a few tips of how to survive showings on your home.
The Time For Showings Will Never Be “Right”
Unfortunately, when it comes to the timing of home showings on your West Knoxville home, it is important to know that the timing will never be perfect. Showings can be last minute. The buyers viewing your home can be late. Or sometimes, the buyers won’t show up at all. And sometimes, you can get a knock on your door when a showing hasn’t been scheduled. (If this is the case, be sure to confirm with your agent for safety reasons.) Whatever the case, it is just important to be as flexible as possible, it’ll only make the process quicker. The more buyers that see your home the better.
Use The Showing As An Opportunity
Sometimes, it can be a pain to get out of your home at the last minute. Instead of viewing the showing on your West Knoxville home as an inconvenience, make it into an opportunity to get something done. Run an errand you’ve been putting off, grab a meal with a friend, or use it as personal time to do something for yourself. It’ll make the time go faster and make you dread showings less.
Get in the habit of keeping your home “showing ready” everyday; that way, if you get a last minute call that someone wants to view your home, it is ready to go. If you get in the habit of staying tidy everyday, it will make the showing process less stressful. It can also be helpful to maintain a cleaning routine everyday, that way your home is always clean.
The best way to sell your Knoxville home is to have as many people view your home as possible. It can be frustrating when your home hasn’t sold as quickly as you want or you haven’t had any second showings. Most sellers experience this in one way or another when selling their home. Just don’t take it personally. If you have real concerns about why your home may not be selling, consider talking to your agent. They’re there to provide you with an honest answer. The showing process can be stressful, but it is all worth it in the end, when you finally sell your home.
Are you thinking about selling your West Knoxville home? Please let us know if there is any way Knoxville Home Team can assist you. You can contact Rick at 865-696-9002 or via email at [email protected]. You can contact Kati at 865-392-5880 or via email at [email protected].