Our 6 step Guide To Selling Your Home
Thinking about selling your property? Here's everything you need to know.
Here at Empire Estates UK we have put together a step-by-step guide covering the main points you need to know about selling your property. We understand that selling your home can be a daunting and stressful time, but by following our simple steps we can help you save time and money, so you can focus on the things that really matter.
- Make your home look fantastic.
Pretend you are a potential buyer, viewing your property for the first time. Take a walk through your home and make sure that each room is clean, tidy and free from any clutter. You don't need to begin a complex renovation project, but our top tips would be; a fresh steamed carpet is always worth the money and remember that your front door is always the first and last thing the buyer will see so a fresh paint will do wonders – we have a team of in house property stagers who can visit your home and give you tips and advice on how to make your home look, feel and smell like a brand new show house making it more appealing to potential buyers. We offer this service completely free as part of our selling process.
- Choose your estate agent.
That's an obvious one — Empire Estates UK are the only agents you need.
- Agree upon a marketing strategy for your property.
Empire Estates UK will advise on the best possible marketing strategy and price to promote your property for sale. We will work with you every step of the way to make sure your property is getting the greatest exposure using both traditional and online marketing efforts not just in the UK but internationally too.
- Preparation of your properties marketing literature.
The photographs, floor plans and description make up the way the market sees your property, and together they form an important document when selling your home. At Empire Estates UK we pride ourselves on attention to detail and our ability to create professional images of your property both online and in hard brochure format.
- Receive your offers and agree a sale.
Our professional team of estate agents at Empire Estates UK will take care of your viewings and negotiate the offers you receive. It is our job to achieve not only the best possible price for your property, but also the buyer that fits your requirements and timescale.
- Exchanging of contracts and completing the sale.
Once you have accepted an offer on your property, Empire Estates UK will guide you through each step up until completion. We will liaise with all parties on your behalf and keep you up-to-date on all proceedings. The main stages will include:
Empire Estates UK have a number of inhouse experts who we will introduce you to make your sale as smooth as possible.
- Instructing the solicitor
- Liaising with mortgage providers
- Conducting mortgage surveys
- Supporting through the unforeseeable
- Completing the sale so you can enjoy your new home!