an empty room is not a good idea

 

5 REASONS IT'S A BAD IDEA TO LEAVE ROOMS EMPTY WHEN SHOWING YOUR HOUSE:

1. People don't buy houses, they buy homes.
2. It's hard to understand how large a room is when there's nothing in it as a reference point.
3. People can't ...visualize how furniture will fit in an empty space and if they're unsure, they don't buy.
4. When a room is empty prospective buyers focus on negative details instead of falling in love with the overall space.
5. When a house or even a few rooms are empty prospective buyers can get distracted from looking at the house. Instead of focussing on whether this is the home for them, they may be busy wondering. Are they selling because they have money problems? This train of thought will take them where you, as a vendor, don't want them to go! They'll start thinking, "maybe I can put in a low ball offer since the seller might be desperate."
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