For many property owners in Bali, owning houses and apartment is the most effective way to generate secondary income. However, with so many Bali houses set for sale, competition is always quite strong. You need careful strategy and thoughtful investment to put your property in top of the list. With informed decision, home designs and features could really set difference to your competitors and boost the value of your property which appeals to modern home buyers.
Living Space as the Main Feature of Your Bali Houses for Sale
When people are looking for Bali houses for sale, they are looking for something that screams vacation. Be it local Indonesian or foreigners planning long term settlements, most of these buyers want to see the typical Bali holiday houses that presents the flexibility of island living. In today’s market, larger living space definitely boost the value of a house. The house itself doesn’t necessarily need to be really big; you can strategically increase the amount of living space by designing an open floor plan. Consider going a serious renovation if your Bali house is still heavily partitioned like the old houses. You can also install more modern flooring, windows, doors, and others during the renovation.
Kitchen as the Second Focus
Kitchen is still a major focus for most buyers and property-owners should catch on the trend of kitchenette to impress their audience. A modern kitchen with ample of natural light and following the open floor design is the ideal design for today’s home buyers. Invest on new set of appliance along with countertop and probably a kitchen island for a coordinated look. Many Bali houses for sale have revamped their kitchen with sleek design and latests appliance, so make sure you’re not falling behind the competition.
Introduce Energy-Saving Technology
Thirty-five percent of buyers in today’s property market are the millennials generation and they put more concern to energy-saving technology than boomers do. They would much prefer to look at Bali houses for sale that can significantly lower their energy costs. Since Bali has generally sunny and hot weather, you can try adopting the solar panel to harness the solar energy. Open floor design, large windows, and high ceiling are also some example of energy-saving design as it allows dwellers for less air conditioner usage and maximise the breeze to cool off the room.
Incorporate Smart Technology to Bali Houses for Sale
Another way to add value to your Bali property is by incorporating smart technology to your design. However remember that smart technology is not the synonym of latest technology. More often than not, blindly following the latest high-tech features more bad returns than good ones because technologies tends to evolve quickly. You can still invest in smart TV (they can last up to five years), but you should really focus on smart system. Install AI-based and wireless features like door locks, security system, or lighting that occupants can access from their smartphones. This give an impression of high-tech home to your property and increase its value to 3-5%.
Do A Paint Job
Never sell a dull house and hoping for high benefit. A good paint job not only breathe a new life to your Bali property house, but also add significant value in the form of appeal. Design a concept for your house and do the paint accordingly. A creative paint job could bring a certain theme into live (e.g coastal vibe, industrial design, elegant modernism, etc) and highlight certain feature in the house.