Preparing for Professional Real Estate Photography

It is important to prepare your property before the photographer arrives. Tidy, clean and de-cluttered homes photograph so much better then unprepared homes.  Using the tips below will help you achieve the best results for your marketing campaign.

Indoor List:

Things to put out of view:

• Fridge magnets & photos

• Rubbish bins

• Cleaning products, items on benchtops

• Pedestal fans, exercise equipment etc

• Shoes, clothes & other personal belongings

• Shampoos, soaps etc.

Things to clear & tidy:

• Check all lights are working

• Kitchen sink & dish rack empty

• Surfaces of appliances clear

• Beds made & bedside tables clear

• Bathroom clean & personal items removed

• Toilet lid down, bath mats removed

Outdoor List:

Things to put out of view:

• No vehicles in driveway

• Animals out of view

• Rubbish & wheelie bins

• Garden hoses & tools

• Kids’ and pets’ toys

• Shampoos, soaps etc.

Clear & tidy:

• Pool is clean & clear away toys

• Alfresco/verandah areas tidy

• BBQ cover removed & hidden

• Lawns mowed & garden beds tidy

• Garage and shed doors closed

• Clothes line free of washing & pegs