With the return of Bake Off, the changing of the season's and darker evenings we naturally feel inclined to nest at home a little, get cooking, roasting and feeling more organised after the busy summer season.
Dare we utter that it will "soon be Christmas?!"
The kitchen is undoubtedly the hub of any household and is one of the top 5 items on a buyer's wish list.
Modern family life means it has to be a multi functional and durable room, used as much for eating and cooking, as homework, counselling and catching up.
A good size, plenty of cupboards, integrated appliances, oven space and room for eating are all highly desirable.
If you are selling your home take a subjective view at your kitchen using our wish list. How can you enhance it and present it in it's best possible light to a prospective purchaser?
Can you fit in a breakfast bar, some stools or a small table?
Do your small appliances match and fit your colour theme?
Think accessories, fresh tea towels, a nice wall clock, bottle of oil, cake tins, and fruit can all brighten up the look of your kitchen cheaply.
Is there anything cluttering the space up and making it seem smaller? Think excess amount of stuff on the sides, bins, toy's, laundry etc.
Are your bin's an unwanted focal point?
Is everything really clean, especially your oven!
Would a lick of paint freshen things up?
Are your tiles clean?
Are any pet items stashed out of the way?
When we come out to your home to do a market appraisal we are more than happy to give you our advice on how you can maximise the price you achieve.
Here's our pick of some lovely kitchens from some of our properties currently for sale in the Huddersfield, and Halifax area's of West Yorkshire.
Clifton O/O £500,000
This spacious 5 bedroom detached house in Clifton has amazing views and a large kitchen with plenty of seating so your family and friends can join the conversation whilst you whip up something tasty.
Bags of character and 1250 sqft of accommodation including a large dining kitchen means this stone cottage has the best of both worlds having been modernised over the last few years. The traditional kitchen is well designed and compliments the age of this home perfectly.
Enjoying an elevated position on Somerset road, Almondbury this period 3 bedroom detached home has a well proportioned kitchen with plenty of cupboard space to store all your favourite ingredients. In a really popular location with tiered garden and integral garage too.
Those wanting a modern 3 bedroom home in a great location which is in perfect condition to move straight in, need look no further! This property in Lindley has a lovely dining kitchen which will be the envy of your friends, and it’s only a few years old so benefits from the builder's warranty.
South Crosland £500,000
In a semi rural position with stunning far reaching views of the Yorkshire countryside and an annexe, this detached home has plenty of living space. The jewel in the crown downstairs is the monochrome luxurious fitted kitchen with granite worktops which is open plan to a dining room and fantastic orangery.
Want to view any of these homes, or if you are looking to sell get in touch with us at any of our offices.
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