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A Car Lot?

No only did this agent capture cars in the driveway, They captured their own car in the front window!

No only did this agent capture cars in the driveway, They captured their own car in the front window!

It is a best practice to move any cars out of the drive before taking photos.

A vacant drive looks bigger and more welcoming to a buyer.

This is the only photo of the front of the home. It’s not even centered.

 

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These photos are part of a 350K listing in our MLS.

I really don’t understand this on any level… Let’s put the offender in context.

A room, dark photo but I have seen worse.

A room, dark photo but I have seen worse.

A dog by the flowers... Cute but has nothing to do with the house.

Fifi by the flowers… Cute but it has nothing to do with the house.

The back porch... Ok back to house photos.

Back to house photos. The screen porch. 

I know people love their pets. But listing photos should be about selling a house not showing off a photo of your pooch.

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Points for Originality

Three new ways to take bad photos… They get extra points for Originality!

Chop the top of the house; That turnaround is much more important.

The tile is nice but is that their sock?

Nice tile but is that a sock?

A camera tripod by the bed! What kind of place is this??

A camera tripod by the bed! What kind of place is this??

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The first MLS photo on this listing was an iPhone screenshot… Really.

iphone BadMLS

If you don’t understand why this is wrong please find an agent that does!

 

www.bevisrealty.com

 

 

 

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I recently took over a listing from another agent. As usual my first step is to arrange for a professional photographer to shoot the home. The difference between the photos used by the original listing agent and those produced by the professional photographer are subtle but significant.

j1

Amateur

MLS 3918 Royal Oaks-5

Pro

 

j7

Amateur

MLS 3918 Royal Oaks-28

Pro

MLS 3918 Royal Oaks-27

Pro

j4

Amateur

MLS 3918 Royal Oaks-17

Pro

j2

Amateur

MLS 3918 Royal Oaks-8

Pro

j5

Amateur

MLS 3918 Royal Oaks-10

Pro

See the listing visit www.bevisrealty.com/royaloaks

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Christmas in July

Three listings on the market Mid July that have Christmas decorations in the photos!

O Tannenbaum You are all alone...

O Tannenbaum You are all alone…

The sad tree in the garage...

The sad tree in the garage…

Nutcrackers standing guard at the front door!

Nutcrackers standing guard at the front door!

Buyers will know you house has been on the market for at least 6 months!

 

http://www.bevisrealty.com/

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The first photo of your listing will either capture a buyer imagination or make them click NEXT!

These all missed the mark.

fuzzy front

Fuzzy is never good!

1st photo

Can’t see the forest for the trees…                                But you can see the truck!

ist photo

Everything is wrong on this one… the power pole, truck and trees are all more visible than the property they are trying to sell!

 

http://www.bevisrealty.com/

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