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Home Buying Basics - Five Things To Check In A House Staging

Thursday, August 25, 2022   /   by Addison Cassady

Home Buying Basics - Five Things To Check In A House Staging

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When you check out a house for sale, there are many things to consider. Some people might think that all you need to do is look at the outside and see if it's in good condition - but that's not the case!


Here are five things to consider when checking out a staged house. Hopefully, this information will assist you to find the perfect property.


Five Things to Consider When You Check a Staged House:

Is the property condition in good shape, or does it need some work?


When looking at a staged home, it's important to remember that the property is being sold as-is. It means that any repairs or renovations that need to be done will be your responsibility as the buyer. If you're not ready to take on projects like this, it might be best to look for a different property.


How well has the property been staged - is it tastefully decorated, or does it look like a show home?


The staging of a home can make or break a sale. If the property has been tastefully decorated and staged, it will appeal more to potential buyers. However, it could turn buyers away if the staging is overdone or looks like a show home.


When viewing a staged home, take some time to imagine how you would live in the space. Would you be able to see yourself living there? If not, it might be best to move on to another property.


Is the property's layout functional and easy to move around in?


It's vital to think about the layout of a home, especially if it's been staged. Is the house's circulation easy to follow? Are there any parts that feel cramped?


Take some time to inspect any staged residences you're considering buying. It's possible that if it isn't practical or simple to move around in, it isn't the ideal choice for you.


What kind of vibe the property gives off - is it cozy and inviting or cold and uninviting?


The vibe of a property is important, especially if you're considering making it your home. Does the property feel cozy and inviting? Or does it feel cold and uninviting? If it's the latter, you must look elsewhere.


Pay attention to the vibe of any staged homes you're considering. If it's not somewhere you could see yourself spending time; it might not be the right fit.


The price point - is the asking price fair, too high, or too low?


The price point of a property is important to consider, especially if you're looking at staged homes. Do your research and see if the asking price is fair. You might want to look elsewhere if it's too high or too low.


Pricing is an important factor in any real estate transaction, so make sure you're comfortable with the price before making an offer.


Bottom Line:

Consider these things if you're considering purchasing a staged home. With the help of the Kathy Hames Team, West USA Realty, you can find the perfect property for your needs. Check out our website today to see homes for sale in Buckeye and beyond!


Also, if you have any questions or want a free home estimate of your property, please get in touch with us today. We would be elated to help you in any way we can!
Kathy Hames Team | West USA Realty
Kathy Hames
2920 N Litchfield Rd #100
Gooodyear, AZ 85395

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