Selling Your House Fast

If you are anything like us, we love all of the TV programs that are related to property. Homes Under The Hammer, Fill Your House For Free and not forgetting the lovely Sarah Beeney’s Double Your House for Half the Money; however, there are not many shows that specifically focus on vendors who are looking for a quick house sale.

Having said that Phil Spencer of Channel 4 has a great blog over at which is jam packed with information for sellers looking to sell their house. There are many people on the forums at who say ‘my house won’t sell’, or ‘I can’t sell my house’ and Phil has a great guide for sellers who are struggling with home sales.

If you don’t want to go through all of the information on the website, then we have summarised some of the points mentioned on the site, as well as added a few of our own for your reading. If you need a quick sale of your property then read on!

De-Clutter And De-Personalisation Are Key

If you can think back to when you first purchased your current home, you will remember what appealed to you most. You will probably also remember certain aspects that the previous owner had in regards to décor that you just didn’t like. This just proves that we are all different and all have different tastes. The most ideal situation with any home sale is to keep your homes décor as neutral as possible. You also need to de-clutter and remove any of your personal possessions that you don’t mind lying around – however your buyer won’t like!

A Lick Of Paint May Be Needed

If your paintwork is looking tired, and could do with a freshen up, its always nice to do that before buyers come round for viewings. There are many great deals on decorating material, and prices are very low at present. So now is the time to get your overalls out of the cupboard and a paintbrush in your hand! Remember, keep those colours neutral and non-specific.

Clean up!

Buyers don’t want to see a messy house, so make sure the property is spot less from top to bottom. If the property is an investment property, you can always ask your tenant to give the property a clean prior to any arranged viewings.

Who Is Your Target Market?

You really need to pay attention to who exactly your target audience is. Who will actually want to buy your home? Will it be families, retired couples or professionals? You can really angle your marketing to suit your target market if you know it.

Selling Your House Quickly In Gateshead

Gateshead, neighbouring town to Newcastle, has over the past few years developed into a thriving area, with many growing new businesses, top education establishments and a positive looking future. The property market in Gateshead has seen a huge growth spurt since early 2010, and with the creation of the new Gateshead town centre, including great shops, a cinema and top restaurants, it is no wonder that the town is attracting new faces to the housing market.

Property investors really love towns like Gateshead to buy property to add to their portfolio. The reason being is that the price of property in the Gateshead area is considerably cheaper than London, where most investors statistically reside.

This means when they rent out their investment property in the area, they are likely to see a much bigger return, than what they would do in the capital city. Whatsmore, because Gateshead is an up and coming town, and the city is under substantial regeneration; the property prices are only going to go up!

Sell Your House Fast In Gateshead.

We currently have investors who are specifically looking for property in the Gateshead area, especially in the postcode areas of NE8, NE9, NE10, and NE11. This includes areas such as Bensham, Dunston, Whickham, Felling, Leam Lane, Pelaw, Low Fell, Springwell, Team Valley, and Kibblesworth.

The investors that we have on our database are particularly interested in houses, but are also keen on bungalows and flats/apartments to add to their portfolios.

If we can’t find you an investor in the Gateshead area to help you sell quickly, we also have many other options available to you, including a direct link to a very well established Gateshead based estate agency, who can assist with a quick sale on the open market.

We also have our cash sale option available to you, which is our national service available to anyone. Remember, right now we are paying MORE for property in the Gateshead area, so if you have a property to sell now is the time to get in touch!