"It was just an amazing transformation," she said. "You want to choose a color that works with the house, and that's not always something that's easy to do unless you're really good with color."
"People need to disassociate themselves from the house," Ms. Ebrahimi said. "It's a product now that you've got to ready for sale. If you were selling a car, you'd spend money detailing it. You have to do the same sort of thing for the house."