Preparing Your Home For Sale

Dated: 10/03/2018

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Preparing Your Home for Sale

When getting ready to sell your home, there are so many things to think about.  Here is a checklist of items to help you prepare your home for buyers to see.

  • Walk through your house as though you are a buyer.

  • Clean out and have a yard sale to get rid of anything you don’t need.

  • Use Facebook Yard Sale sites to help clear out anything you don’t need.

Cleaning (You want your home to look spotless for your potential buyers)

  • Do a thorough cleaning of your home. 

  • Repair cracks or holes in wall.

  • Remove any excess furniture.

  • Steam clean carpets

  • Scrub tile

  • Clean appliances

Curb Appeal (Your curb appeal is a potential buyers first impression of your home)

  • Power wash siding

  • Sweep porch and walkway

  • Mow lawn

  • Trim bushes and shrubs

  • Clean gutters

  • Plant flowers in garden

For Showings

  • Turn on lights

  • Open blinds to let in natural light

And most simple tip:

Purchase a new welcome mat.

Makes home look very welcoming to potential buyers.


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Nancy from The Muldowney Team Muldowney

The Muldowney Family Team has over 15 years of experience in all types of real estate from adult community to waterfront to condos to single family homes. Our team approach assures you that one of us ....

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