Saturday, 17 February 2018
DroneView Packages
This Old House - Do-it-Yourself

5 Tips to Get Your Santa Cruz Beach Homes for Sale Sold Fast

Written by Posted On Wednesday, 03 August 2016 16:30

5 Tips to Get Your Santa Cruz Beach Homes for Sale Sold Fast


Many keen buyers would view Santa Cruz beach homes for sale in the hopes of finding one they can call their own. With all the good beach homes on the market, you want to get ahead of the competition and have your home noticed first. Here are some of the secrets you should know about to a quick sale of your home.


Here's how you can sell your beach home in Santa Cruz fast.



Buyers enjoy the good feeling the comes with imagining what it would be like to live in the homes they view, and you wouldn’t want to limit their imagination if you’re trying to sell your house. To help them fully see your home’s potential, store away any personal items around the house such as family photos, memorabilia, and personal keepsakes. Consider hiring a home stager to maximize the full potential of your home.


Curb Appeal

The first impression anyone would have on your home would be based on what they see outside.  With this said, make sure your home makes a good first impression at first glance. Enhancing curb appeal could mean doing a bit of landscaping, adding flowers, or repainting. Seeing a fresh exterior helps buyers expect the best from your home, which is something you definitely want if you are trying to sell your home fast.


Quality Marketing Materials

Many homebuyers start their home search online where the first thing they see are the photos of your beach house for sale in Santa Cruz.  A lot of potential buyers make the decision whether to view a home or not based on what they see in the photos. Real estate agents and professional photographers know how to capture your home in a way that will appeal to any buyer. Aside from exquisite photos, they can also prepare virtual tours, walkthrough videos, and slideshows to get buyers even more interested in your home, which could lead to the buyer writing you an offer.


Check out these 5 must-do's for a quick and smooth sale of your Santa Cruz CA beach home.


Easy Access

When more people see your home, there are higher chances of finding a good buyer quickly. You need to be flexible about visits and viewings at any time of the day, on weekends, including short notices if you want to reach more potential buyers. Your trusted real estate agent may also opt to hold an open house to maximize the number of people who view your home. It would be a good idea to step out of the house during a viewing so that potential buyers can freely discuss their opinions without feeling restrained.


Always Be Ready to Show

On top of all the upgrades and updates you give your home, you must always have your home show-ready since buyers can come at any time. A clean home is always an impressive sight, so make sure to keep your home clear of clutter and dirt, especially in the areas of the house that are most prone to mess such as the kitchen and the bathroom. You may also spray a citrus or lavender scent to keep your home smelling fresh as well.


Small preparations go a long way when you list your beach homes for sale in Santa Cruz CA. These necessary preparations can be further enhanced as you choose to work with a real estate agent early on as you prepare to sell your home. They will help you maximize the potential of your home and work aggressively to get your house sold quickly and at the best price.


Thinking of selling your home in Santa Cruz? Visit for more helpful home selling tips or click to receive a free professional market value analysis prepare espcially for you. Then we can meet to discuss your options.


Call me, Sandy Wallace, today at 831-818-7099. My professional and expert knowledge of the local housing market in and around Santa Cruz CA will help you find the home of your dreams.


Rate this item
(0 votes)
Sandy Wallace

I started my career in real estate as a loan consultant for conventional loans, hard money loans and underwriting at a bank that was in the 90's when interest rates were double digits. I have been a REALTOR® since 1998 and I love helping my friends and clients build wealth with smart real estate investments.


My Vision is to build wealth with smart real estate investments for my clients and friends. I want to know who people are, to understand their goals and dreams. I am focused on great health and happiness for my husband, family, friend and this wonderful community in Santa Cruz. I will donate my money and time to make the Santa Cruz community the best place to live life!


Sandy Wallace - REALTOR®

eXp Realty

2901 Leotar Circle Santa Cruz CA 95062

Mobile #: 831-818-7099



Realty Times

From buying and selling advice for consumers to money-making tips for Agents, our content, updated daily, has made Realty Times® a must-read, and see, for anyone involved in Real Estate.