Â·Â Â Â Â Â Messy Landscaping:Â Buyers are looking for curb appeal.Â Take the time to clean up an overgrown yard.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Nasty Odors:Â You may not smell some odors in your home because youâ€™ve become desensitized to them. Â Ask your REALTORÂ®if there are odors (smoke, pet odors) and how you can get rid of them.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Too Much Clutter:Â Pack away any items like excess furniture, personal pictures and nick-knacks.Â They make your rooms look smaller and distract the buyer from really seeing the house itself.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Old Paint:Â A fresh coat of neutral-colored paint is a low-cost way to make your rooms look new and fresh.Â
You can learn more about these and 40 more tips in my Free Consumer Report called â€œ44 Money Making Tips For Preparing Your Home To Sell.â€ Â Â Just ask me for a copy for yourself or a friend, and Iâ€™ll send it right over.
Do you have a question you want answered related to real estate or home ownership? Â Feel free to call me at 602-565-9688.Â Perhaps Iâ€™ll feature your question in my next issue of Desert Dwellers!