Prepare Your Home
FIX ANY REPAIRS
It is a good idea to identify and complete any repairs your property needs before listing.
Sometimes updating is needed to recieve a good offer.
When it's done strategically, it's a good investment.
MAKE IT LOOK NEW
Some basic tricks of the trade can have your house looking like new again
with minimal costs..
Maximize Market Exposure
TAKE QUALITY PICTURES
Home buyers will look at the pictures before deciding if they want to view a house.
If your pictures look good online, they are more likely to schedule a showing.
PRICE IT RIGHT
Price is the most important factor in real estate. Price it right the first time to get the highest offer.
Advertise on the largest home search engines such as Realtor.com, Trulia, Zillow & Homes.com.
*Multiple Listing Service (MLS)
Buyers and Agents depend on this system to keep up to the minute on market information.
As new listings are added to the MLS they will automatically be sent to buyers who are looking for a home exactly like yours!
PLACE A YARD SIGN & LOCKBOX
Make it easy for prospective buyers to find your home and contact you to schedule a showing.
Make your first impression the best! Make sure the house is always clean and ready to be shown. Leaving some lights on & open curtains & blinds.
Get It Sold!
EXECUTE A CONTRACT
Make sure you understand your rights and responsibilities as a seller and all legal disclosures are covered. It is very important to protect yourself in this stage.
Earnest money, inspections, financing, title companies, escrow..oh my! Make sure everyone is working in a timely manner and all options are available to you and the buyer.
Schedule the closing and have the house presentable for the new homeowners.