White Glove offers a full suite of proprietary vendor services to facilitate the buying and selling of every property we represent — and to drive optimal prices in competitive markets. It’s state-of-the-art marketing and technology supported by professional staging and design, and more.
At Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty, we ensure that every property — no matter the price — can enjoy exclusive White Glove treatment.
In partnership with ZOOM CASA™
Every home seller’s goal is to set the right price and realize the greatest return on their greatest asset. Making a strategic investment prior to listing your home can help realize maximum profit. White Glove offers you top professional stagers and designers with extensive, diverse inventory and proven expertise. And payment is deferred until your home sells.
Our hand-picked vendors:
Guarantee a selection of tasteful furnishings, chosen specifically for your home
Are typically members of preeminent industry associations, such as RESA, CSP, IAHSP, and HSRA
White Glove Staging and Design
The results pay for themselves. And then some.
By making some low-cost, high-value cosmetic improvements, you will make a big impression on buyers. By simply refreshing the look of your home, you can ensure an impressive and memorable showing. White Glove includes useful tasks from painting, carpet cleaning, and flooring all the way to roofing, mechanical, and structural repairs.
"After White Glove completed staging my home, I nearly reconsidered selling it! I had multiple offers after a single Open House.” - Rockville Centre Homeowner
WHITE GLOVE SERVICES INCLUDE
There's just one chance to make a great first impression. Your home's exterior, including the lawn and landscaping, creates a powerful, lasting impact on buyers. So, great curb appeal is critical. White Glove provides trimming, edging, pruning, and planting, as well as lighting, decking, masonry, and more to make your property look just right and seasonally appropriate — all with no upfront costs.
"I was concerned about listing my home ‘off season’ but White Glove created a beautiful autumn landscape that made buyers take notice.” - Westhampton Beach Homeowner
WHITE GLOVE LANDSCAPING AND OUTDOOR SERVICES INCLUDE
Time to get moving.
White Glove facilitates access to professional moving, storage, and packing services using only our list of approved professionals. You will not have to lift a finger — or a box. Just tell us what goes where and watch us work.
“The worst part about moving…is moving. White Glove did literally all the lifting, heavy and light.” - Northport Homeowner
WHITE GLOVE MOVING SERVICES INCLUDE
Protecting and Packing
Service Providers Management
Local, Long-Distance, and International Services
You may not want to live in your home while it is on the market.
When your home is being staged or undergoing renovations, White Glove can help relocate you and your family to a hotel, corporate housing, or Airbnb — with no upfront costs. You can avoid the disruption and also ensure your home is always ready for that last-minute showing.
"White Glove arranged a discounted monthly rate at the Garden City Hotel. We were super-comfortable, and the kids thought we were on vacation!" - Stewart Manor Homeowner
WHITE GLOVE RELOCATING SERVICES INCLUDE
Negotiating temporary housing rates
Finding housing that suits your budget
100% of all White Glove costs are deferred until agreed-upon term or closing.
Experience the industry’s first augmented reality app — CURATE™
Sotheby’s International Realty continues to pioneer and innovate, bringing sellers our proprietary virtual staging augmented reality tool.
CURATE™ complements our in-home staging services. It allows sellers to envision how to best present different design styles and room configurations while buyers get to visualize a house as their own before purchase.
CURATE™ can greatly simplify the home furnishing, decorating, and move-in process. Once a home is purchased, CURATE™ by Sotheby’s International Realty can also help a new homeowner design and purchase furnishings. In reality.
While preparing to stage and sell your home, you may wonder how much your furniture, art, or objects might be worth and how to sell them. Your Sotheby's International Realty office and sales associate can assist you with this process.
Sotheby’s will happily provide a recommendation for the most effective way to sell your item, whether at auction or through private sale. Your Sotheby’s International Realty sales associate will assist you with your consignment request. They will help to submit photographs and the necessary information to obtain an estimate and represent you in the process, making sure all of your questions are answered.
Sotheby’s specialists have deep knowledge of the current market demand and value for an extensive range of items, from fine art to furniture, jewelry, watches, wine, and more, and will provide their best recommendation to meet your goals.
You might be surprised by what is hidden in your attic.
Now you can unlock the equity in your home before you sell it. With White Glove Forward, you can secure an advance of up to 75% of the cost of buying a new home prior to selling an existing home engaged with White Glove. That means:
No "contingent" offers
No double moves or mortgages
Avoiding living with renovations and showings
This is a valuable benefit in competitive markets when time is short and you are working to coordinate and complete two transactions.
So make your move. Be sure to ask your agent about White Glove Forward.
Frequently Asked Questions
In what markets are the home-staging services are available?
Available in Queens and on Long Island.
How does the process work?
Once you list your home with Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty, a White Glove designer is available to conduct a professional consultation to develop the right strategy to help your home sell. Your agent is your point of contact. If you need an agent to contact you, please complete the form at the end of this page.
Is there a certain property listing price to be able to offer these sale preparation services?
These services are available to all sellers at all listing prices.
Are there any types of properties which don’t qualify for this program?
White Glove services are not available for use on spec properties or developments, homes that are currently in foreclosure, or on homes owned by sellers currently in bankruptcy.
Luxury begins with consultation. Let’s talk.
If you already have a Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty agent, they are your point of contact for White Glove services. Otherwise, simply fill out the form below and a representative will contact you shortly. White Glove guarantees that all services provided are performed by licensed, insured, and vetted professionals.