How to prepare your home for photographs

How to prepare your home for photographs

In the second episode of our podcast, ‘Real Talk’ we interviewed David Garratt, open2view photographer and all around nice-guy to get his top tips on preparing your home to make sure your property photographs are as good as possible…

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How to prepare your home for photographs

What you can expect to learn in this episode…

  • Why 70% of houses are not maximising their opportunity when it comes to having photographs taken.
  • Small changes you can make in 30 minutes that will dramatically improve your photos.
  • Common mistakes that owners make.
  • Where to focus your energy when you’re getting ready.
  • What not to do in preparation for taking photos.
  • Whether you should insist on extra options like floor plans, virtual tours and drone shots.

Bonus content:  Tip sheet – Preparing your home for photographs

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Full transcript available:

How to prepare your home for photographs – full interview transcript

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Our goal with the podcast is to bring you useful information about all things real estate so you can make more informed property decisions.

If there is a topic you would like us to cover in future, please send us an email and get in touch. We love suggestions!

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While you’re here, check out:

Why a fast sale probably won’t be a good sale

5 improvements that maximise value

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Andrew Duncan

I love working with nice people, enjoying plant-based food, CrossFit, NFL and living in Wellington, New Zealand.

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