Sellers: Want to increase your sale price?
#1 seller’s tip: Prepare your property for showing.
You don’t need to spend a lot of money.
First de-clutter. Eliminate one third of your belongings. Sell them, give them away, box them up, or put them in storage.
The inside and the outside of the house should be neat, tidy, and spacious.
Remove some chairs.
Remove some area rugs.
Remove the coffee table.
Remove some clothes from the closets.
Remove the knick-knacks.
Clear off the kitchen counter.
Clear off the bathroom sink.
Paint the mailbox.
Paint the front door.
Mow the lawn.
Trim the trees.
Buyers: Want to save thousands?
#1 buyer’s tip: Position yourself for a quick closing.
Have your loan pre-approval letter in hand. It’s free.
When you make an offer on a property, place a large deposit in escrow. This shows that you are very serious.