The sweet smell of successWe all know first impressions count - whether it's a job interview, a date or viewing a property.Home buyers nowadays make even quicker snap judgements than they did a decade ago. We constantly find buyers want properties that not only appeal to their eyes but also their noses.We're sure you've read or heard about how properties where the smell of coffee brewing or freshly baked bread makes viewers swoon.However, in the real world it's highly unlikely that you'll have an endless stream of homemade loaves in the oven or a constant cafetiere on the go – unless you're selling a coffee shop of course.And Forest Hill has plenty of those, some of them very good indeed.Realistically the best way to create an instant positive impact on someone's sense of smell when they have stepped through your front door is a combination or ALL of the following:
The smells to avoid like an overflowing fish bin on the hottest day of the year include:
- Fresh flowers – not only look good they smell good.
- Freshly painted walls – always a good investment when preparing a property for sale.
- Clean crisp bed sheets and don't forget there are some fantastically subtle plug-in air fresheners are on the market now.
Put simply nice smells sell while stale air fails.Thanks for reading,BenWant to get a SOLD or LET sign outside your property quicker? Call me on 020 8699 5139 or send me an email at: email@example.com – Honest, expert and friendly advice is GUARANTEED.
- Stale tobacco.
- Food caddies which are full of old food in the kitchen.
- Cheap and nasty air fresheners.
- Old cat litter, damp dog blankets and any other animal related smells.
, We're sure you've read or heard about how properties where the smell of coffee brewing or freshly baked bread makes viewers swoon.