Sellers

Let’s get your home ready for market! As a seller, it is important for your home to look its best before going on the market. We can advise you on staging to help prepare your home for sale.

 

  • Clean every room thoroughly and remove clutter. This alone will make your home appear larger.
  • Consider renting a portable storage unit to remove excess furniture so your home doesn’t feel cluttered.
  • A professional cleaning service can assist you in maintaining the cleanliness of your home while it is on the market.
  • Keep your kitchen counters free of clutter, closets and attics as well.
  • Consider neutralizing your paint colors to attract a wide range of buyers for your home (Light colors help brighten rooms).
  • Be sure to repair cracks, holes or damage to plaster, wallboards, wallpaper, and tiles.
  • Replace broken or cracked window panes, molding and other woodwork.
  • Inspect and repair plumbing, heating, cooling and alarm systems.
  • Repair drippy faucets and leaky shower heads.
  • Consider hanging fresh new linens in the bathrooms to be displayed.
SPRUCE-UP EXTERIOR AND CURB APPEAL BY:
  • Keep the lawn mowed and plants watered.
  • Trim hedges, weed flower beds and prune trees, and remove dead limbs and trees.
  • Inspect all doors and windows for peeling paint.
  • Clean gutters.
  • Repair and replace loose shingles on roof.
  • Replace loose siding.
  • Keep sidewalks and driveways cleared of clutter and debris.
ON SHOWING DATE:
  • Be sure to open all drapes and curtains.
  • Set the thermostat to a comfortable temperature.
  • Remove pets from the home.
  • Plan to vacate your home during the showing.