Getting setup and ready for your virtual tour is very important when marketing properties online.
Remember, a great virtual tour will filter out home shoppers and unnecessary cleanups!
Doing a great job on the first pass will certainly pay off in the end.
Our Tour Preparedness Checklist, offers "suggestions" to help create the best virtual tour possible.
Virtual Tour Preparedness Suggestions:
☐ Spruce up your garden and lawn; trim shrubbery if necessary.
☐ Yard and patio should be neat; outdoor furniture should be in good shape.
☐ Mow the lawn; make sure the driveway & entryway are free of clutter (toys, bikes, etc.)
☐ Remove vehicles from the driveway and front of the property for the ideal exterior photo.
☐ Winter - keep the sidewalks cleared of snow.
- Living Areas:
☐ Remove clutter and tidy up the shelves.
☐ Move excess furniture out of rooms. You want the space clean, open, and clutter-free (dog crates, tray tables, etc.).
☐ Clean off kitchen counters; remove any clutter.
☐ Make sure dirty/clean dishes are out of the sink & put away.
☐ Empty the garbage can.
☐ Put essential items used daily in a small box that can be stored away.
☐ Close toilet lid and empty the garbage.
☐ Clean mirrors & glass surfaces.
☐ Hang towels neatly from towel bar.
☐ Check the basics around the house (indoors & out). It takes just a minute to make sure the house is clutter-free and all is in order.
☐ Try not to be in the room the photographer is photographing as you may end up in the photo.
- The photographer cannot:
• Move furniture
• Clean or dust
• Move garbage
• Pick up/move clutter (toys, dirty dishes, dog toys, etc.)
If you have any questions or comments, please contact us.