I quickly went through the Massachusetts Multiple Listing Service for Tewksbury MA. I pulled out just a few photographs that real estate agents took of their clients property. I was amazed at how poor some of the Real Estate Photography that was used to sell homes.
If you are a home seller I think it is important to see what kind of images your real estate agent is providing you. In today’s real estate market, with so much information available online, home sellers must remember home buyers are making decisions of whether they would like to view your home or not before ever contacting an agent. The photographs of your home are vitally important to achieving top dollar and a quick sale on your home.
See what some client s have said about Quality Real Estate Photography…
“Kevin is an extraodinary photographer and we’re sure they are what brought our prospective buyers to our door. He saw us through and we were happy for a quick sale.” Billerica Home Seller
“The photography and marketing Kevin brought to the sale of our home sold are house quickly and for more money!” Dracut Homeseller
When choosing a real estate agent ask to see some of the agents photography. Find out if they hire a professional or do photographs themselves. It is now common in other parts of the country for an agent to hire a professional, here in New England it is not all that common but becoming more common. The difference in photography between agent to agent can cost you thousands of dollars.
Following are a few of my real estate photographs compared to other agents:
Dark Exteriors and Color Shifts
Dark Exteriors- Many times a dark exterior occurs when the home is photographed at the wrong time of the day. I always try to get full sunlight on the front and blue sky in the back and will schedule time to photograph the home when the sun is positioned properly. Continue reading…