Archives for Jun,2019

You are browsing the site archives by date.

6 ways to remain calm when selling your home with children!

Everyone with children knows that the point between calm and chaos is often virtually non-existent.  You could have made your home look like perfection and behind you, comes a trail of destruction! unravelling your hard work. Living in a home you’re selling is never easy and, we have to admit, it’s an even bigger challenge when children are involved, but it doesn’t have to be so stressful. This is one reason at Maurice Kilbride we have put our heads together to find six ways to turn the chaos to calm when selling your home with children. [···]

Read More

How your bathroom can win over buyers

When selling your home, how you present it for sale is essential if you want to achieve the best price possible.  Home staging, as this is known, turns a property into one that attracts buyers and allows them to start imagining themselves living there.  You may have decluttered and cleaned your house to within an inch of its life, but home staging is about more than cleaning and tidying. One of the most important rooms in any house is the bathroom. So how can your bathroom dazzle and sparkle to win over buyers? [···]

Read More

Could your garden be devaluing your home?

When you think about things that could be devaluing your home, you probably think of damp, subsistence, outdated décor, extensive repairs, and removing features from a period property.  But don’t forget to take a look outside, as one of the crucial areas of your home that has the potential to add and also decrease value and appeal is your garden and outside space.  How could your garden be devaluing your home? [···]

Read More
The Property Ombudsman Chartered Trading Standards Institute