The #1 Mistake Homeowners Make

Don’t make this #1 𝗠𝗜𝗦𝗧𝗔𝗞𝗘 when selling your home…

𝑅𝑢𝑠ℎ𝑖𝑛𝑔 your home to the market 𝐵𝐸𝐹𝑂𝑅𝐸 it’s ready.

We understand the urgency. You’ve made up your mind to sell and want to get on the market and over with as quickly as possible. Perhaps you’re concerned about timing or avoiding listing during the holiday season and you think it’s best to just list immediately.

However, there’s a significant drawback: if your home isn’t prepared 𝑡𝑜 𝑠ℎ𝑜𝑤 it can actually have the 𝑜𝑝𝑝𝑜𝑠𝑖𝑡𝑒 effect. So what can you do now to ensure you’re not rushing and moving forward when the time is right?

Here is our go-to list for getting your house ready to sell - the right way:

  1. pay for a pre-market inspection & handle the big ticket repairs like roof or foundation issues.
  2. get an HVAC service
  3. paint the baseboards (ᴛʜɪs ᴏɴᴇ ʜᴀs ᴀ ʜᴜɢᴇ ɪᴍᴘᴀᴄᴛ)
  4. start selling & donating furniture, clothes, etc that you don’t plan to move to the next home.
  5. pack up out of season clothing, knick knacks and rarely used items. ʟᴇss ɪs ᴍᴏʀᴇ.
  6. deep clean or replace your carpets.


These are just a few things we encourage you to do if selling is even 𝑠𝑙𝑖𝑔ℎ𝑡𝑙𝑦 on your radar within the next year. You’ll sell 𝗙𝗔𝗦𝗧𝗘𝗥, net 𝗠𝗢𝗥𝗘, and make the process so much less stressful on yourself. 

Have questions about selling or want personalized guidance? We’re here for that, too—just reach out!

Phone(509) 381-4846

Email[email protected]

Address Farr Group NW
915 W 2nd Ave
Spokane, WA 99201

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