Easy Changes to Help Sell Your Home

ABC News' Rebecca Jarvis shares the tips and changes you can make to help sell your home.
2:02 | 03/29/16

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And back now with some simple home selling tips to get your house off the market right now. ABC's Rebecca Jarvis has the story. Reporter: The housing market is in full swing, according to a recent study nearly half of all home sales for the year happen during the spring. But for rob and Trisha white selling their four-bedroom home in port Jefferson, New York, has been challenging. It's just been a lot of craziness to try to get it prepared for sale. Reporter: So we brought in real estate staging expert Kathy Howell to show us simple ways to spruce up and sell their home. First, add color and mirrors to make your living room pop. It feels open and airy but really, really dark. Reporter: She adds white, cream and red pillows to the living room couch and two mirrors to make it feel bigger. Nothing opens up quite a spice like mirrors. Reporter: Turning it from this to this. Next up make the most of all your space. We're going to have to turn this room around. Reporter: Furnishing this with unused items from around the house we turn it from this to this. It didn't cost us a single be Benny. Reporter: Next, declutter and depersonalize your pastor bedroom. This is a master bedroom. Yes, it is. Fees like a baby room. We remove the extra baby items and add colorful bedding to take it from this to this. An a real estate agent confirming it adds thousands of dollars to your home's value. The increase in value is $10,000. Such a transformation. It looks amazing. Reporter: $10,000. Some real estate listing companies offer professional photographers to help your listing stand out online and remember posting at least 12 pictures on your online listing will make your home more appealing. Everyone wants to see pictures when they're looking at real estate. Especially professional ones. Thanks, Rebecca. We'll be right back.

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