Fall Selling Prep List
Today’s housing market is different than it was just a few months ago. Taking the time upfront to prep your house appropriately and create a solid plan can help bring in the greatest return on your investment!
1. Price It Right
One of the first things that buyers take note of is the price. Pricing your house 𝑡𝑜𝑜 ℎ𝑖𝑔ℎ to begin with could put you at a disadvantage by discouraging buyers from making an offer. On the flip side, pricing 𝑡𝑜𝑜 𝑙𝑜𝑤 may make buyers worried that there’s something wrong with the home. With price growth & buyer demand moderiating, as well as a greater supply of homes for sale, pricing your home 𝑎𝑝𝑝𝑟𝑜𝑝𝑟𝑖𝑎𝑡𝑒𝑙𝑦 for where the market is 𝑡𝑜𝑑𝑎𝑦, is more important than ever.
2. Keep It Clean
It may sound simple, but keeping your house clean is a key factor in making sure it gets the attention it deserves. Before each buyer visits, assess your space and determine what needs your attention. Wash the dishes, make the beds, and put away any clutter. Doing these simple things can reduce potential distractions for buyers.
3. Help Buyers Feel At Home
It’s so important for buyers to see all the possible ways they can make your house 𝑡ℎ𝑒𝑖𝑟 next home. The first step is to create a blank canvas by removing personal items, like pictures, awards, and sentimental belongings. It’s also a good idea to remove any excess furniture to help the rooms feel bigger and make sure there’s ample space for touring buyers to stand and look at the layout.
Selling a house requires prep work and expertise. If you’re looking to sell this season, reach out and let’s connect so that you can have a clear plan on how to get your home ready to list!