What You Need to Know Before Putting Your Home Up for Sale
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📌Here are few items to take care of before listing your home. This can make the sale process quicker and easier in the long run. ⁠⁠

✔️Consider a pre-sale home inspection.⁠

An inspector will be able to give a good indication of the trouble areas that will stand out to potential buyers. ⁠⁠

✔️Organize and clean. ⁠

Pare down clutter and pack up your least-used items. Clean the windows, carpets, walls, lighting fixtures, and baseboards to make the house shine. ⁠⁠

✔️Get a replacement estimate. ⁠

Find out how much it will cost you to repair an older roof or replace worn carpeting,  even if you don't plan to do so. The figures will help buyers determine if they can afford the home, and they'll be handy when negotiations begin. ⁠⁠

✔️Locate warranties.⁠

Gather up the warranties, guarantees, and user manuals for the furnace, washer/dryer, dishwasher, and any other items that will remain with the house. ⁠⁠

✔️Spruce up the curb appeal. ⁠

Walk out to the front of your home, close your eyes, and pretend you're a prospective buyer seeing the property for the first time. What your impression of the property? Do the lawn and bushes look neatly manicured? Is the address clearly visible? Is the walkway free of cracks and impediments? What do you see farming the entrance, if anything