Monday, September 11, 2023 / by Fahad Karamat
When you're accustomed to selecting Dom Pérignon over Prosecco, why should your home inspection experience differ? Upscale abode owners, we're looking at you! Just like you wouldn't wear last season's Louboutins to a Beverly Hills soirée, you shouldn't present a property that's anything less than pristine. Let's prepare your luxurious dwelling red carpet for that home inspection with a dash of luxury and a sprinkle of Wall Street wit.
Roll Out the Red (or Persian) Carpet
Clean is Queen: Think of this as tidying up for the Oscars of home inspections. A clean house isn't just visually appealing; it speaks volumes about your property's upkeep. Swap out the feather duster for a professional cleaning crew—maybe the same one that gets your yacht ship shape?
The Grand Tour
Make the Mansion Accessible: It's an exclusive Hollywood home tour, minus the tourists. Every nook and cranny, from the wine cellar to the rooftop garden, should be open for inspection. Remember, this isn't an episode of Cribs; it's about ensuring every gold-plated detail is seen.
First Impressions are Priceless
Address the Details: Remember the sensation when you first donned that tailor-made Versace suit or slipped into those Jimmy Choos? That's the impression your property should leave. Address any tiny quirks, be it a misaligned Picasso or a slightly tarnished silver faucet.
Engage in High-Stakes Negotiation
A Step Above Haggling: Approach negotiations with the tact of a Wall Street veteran closing a multi-million dollar deal. It's all about compromise while maintaining that air of sophistication.
Time is of the Essence
Act Swiftly, but with Panache: In the upscale real estate game, delays can be costlier than a vintage Rolls Royce's oil change. Be prepared to make timely decisions, with the confidence of a seasoned sommelier selecting the evening's wine.
As you prepare to unveil your masterpiece of a mansion for the meticulous eyes of the home inspector, remember that details matter—especially in our grand Californian theatre of real estate. Dress your home as you would for the most opulent event of the season. And for our esteemed clientele: may your inspections always be as flawless as your choice in evening wear.