Archives for November 2012

Quickest ways to turn away a potential buyer

Here are a few things to keep in mind when preparing your home for the market: 1. DIRT... Nothing turns off buyers quicker than a dirty house. It is absolutely imperative that the seller get the house in the best condition it’s ever been in to sell it quickly. This means steam cleaning the tile, replacing old, smelly carpets (or at least shampooing them), and ensuring the kitchen is free of any food crumbs or odors. 2. ODORS... It is said that buyers buy with their noses—and there is certainly truth to that statement. Make sure the home you’re selling smells fresh and … [Read more...]