Archives: April 4, 2018

Staging Shortcuts That Sabotage Your Home Sale

4 Home Staging Shortcuts to Avoid

Thinking of selling your home? Home staging is a major player in a home sale. How your home looks, feels, and even smells can influence buyers’ decisions, so it’s important to present your home in the best light.

Cleaning, decluttering, and rearranging furniture are essential to preparing your home for showings, but it can be tempting to take a few shortcuts to get your property on the market faster. Out of all the home staging shortcuts that can hinder your home sale, these you should avoid at all costs.

Keeping Your Interiors Too Dark

A dimly lit kitchen with tile floors, wood cabinets, and laminate countertops looking out onto a dimly lit dining area.Your property needs to shine on the market — don’t dim your home’s sparkle.

Natural light works wonders to maximize space, especially for small floor plans, so it’s important to let in as much sunlight as possible when staging your home.

Throw open the curtains, trim any shrubs blocking the windows, and polish the glass to welcome in the natural sunlight. Continue reading

3219 Dunwoodie, Ann Arbor Home at Arbor Hills for Sale

3219 Dunwoodie, Ann Arbor MI 481053219 Dunwoodie, Ann Arbor MI Home for Sale at Arbor Hills

SOLD! Backing to Oakwoods Nature Area in the desirable Arbor Hills neighborhood, this contemporary home features:

  • 1962 square feet of living space with 4 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • Family room is located of off of the kitchen and offers skylights, a cozy fireplace, and hardwood floors.
  • Vaulted master bedroom suite with a private bath and more skylights.
  • Walk-out lower level is plumbed and ready to be finished.
  • More photos and features
  • Virtual tour
  • MLS# 3255059
  • Listed for $386,900

To request a private showing for 3219 Dunwoodie, or to receive more information on this Arbor Hills home, contact The Bouma Group, Realtors today at 734-761-3060 or email See more Ann Arbor homes for sale here!