White Glove

LUXURY BEGINS WITH SERVICE

Discover seamless home preparation solutions through White Glove.

The Sotheby’s International Realty White Glove program is designed to provide luxurious and comprehensive home preparation services with professional project management and no upfront costs.

White Glove offers you value at every stage of the home selling or buying process with an exclusive suite of services powered by notable brands and partners, such as Zoom Casa, Sotheby’s, and Sotheby’s Home.

The service options to choose from include professional staging and design, high-impact upgrades, landscaping, packing and moving, and temporary housing, plus strategic home renovations, virtual staging, valuation services, and furniture consignment.

White Glove is the ideal solution for elevating your property and your experience.

Professional Staging & Design

Professional staging and design delivers the highest ROI of any home improvement. It can help you get the best price for your home. White Glove offers you top professional stagers and designers with excellent inventory and proven expertise, all with payment deferred until your home sells.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Selection of tasteful furnishings, catered to your home
  • Professionally-staged homes sell for 3% more and 87% faster than non-staged homes, according to NAR
  • Our professional stagers are typically members of preeminent industry associations, such as RESA, CSP, IAHSP, and HSRA

Let prospective buyers see the full potential of your home.

High Impact Cosmetic Upgrades

You can make a big impression on buyers with the right improvements. In fact, by simply refreshing the look of your home, you can assure yourself of a powerful first impression. High-impact, cosmetic upgrades with White Glove can include smaller, faster tasks like painting, carpet cleaning, and new flooring all the way to roofing and structural repairs. These simple upgrades can quickly help restore the original luster to your home.

SERVICES OFFERED
  • Painting
  • Flooring
  • Countertops
  • Bathroom vanities
  • Roofing
  • Plumbing
  • Electrical
  • Structural repairs

Landscaping

The lawn and landscaping are part of your home’s curb appeal, so they need to look their best. Our White Glove service can help with trimming, pruning, and planting to make your lawn, trees, bushes, and flowers look just right, all with no upfront costs.

SERVICES OFFERED
  • Tree trimming
  • Groundskeeping
  • Ongoing maintenance while your home is on the market
  • Exterior lighting for patios, decks, and walkways
  • Viticulturist expertise for wine-producing properties

Packing & Moving

White Glove makes moving easier. Our clients enjoy access to turnkey moving, storage, and packing services from our list of approved professionals. This is another way we make certain that the process of selling your home is efficient and hassle-free.

SERVICES OFFERED
  • Secure packaging for your items in a fraction of the time
  • Full-service options, including settling in services to set up utilities and other service providers
  • Local, long distance, and international services available

100% Of Costs Deferred Until Agreed-Upon Term Or Closing

According to NAR’s 2019 Profile of Home Staging, 22% of seller’s agents reported an increase of 1% – 5% of the dollar value offered by buyers in comparison to similar non-staged homes, and 17% reported an increase between 6% – 10%.

83%

OF BUYERS’ AGENTS SAY STAGING MADE IT EASIER FOR A BUYER TO VISUALIZE THE PROPERTY AS THEIR FUTURE HOME.

50%

OF SELLERS’ AGENTS SAY STAGING DECREASES A PROPERTY’S TIME ON MARKET.

44%

OF BUYER’S AGENTS SAID STAGING INCREASES ITS VALUE.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is White Glove service available from my Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty broker?

Yes, your Realogics Sotheby’s International Broker can help you receive the highest ROI on your property by using our White Glove service.

How do I get started?

Your RSIR broker will provide a consultation to find out which services make the most sense for your situation and listing.

How does the process work?

When you’re preparing to list your home, your broker and a White Glove designer will conduct a professional consultation to curate the right scope to help your listing perform.

Will my home qualify for White Glove service? Is there a certain price point property to be able to offer these sale preparation services?

No. These services can be offered to RSIR homeowner clients at all price points.

Are there any types of properties which don’t qualify for this program?

Yes, this platform is not available for use on (a) spec properties or developments, (b) homes that are currently in foreclosure, (c) homes owned by sellers currently in bankruptcy.

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Using White Glove provides peace of mind that all services are performed by licensed, insured and vetted professionals. Please fill out the form below and a Sotheby’s International Realty representative will contact you shortly.

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