Preparation Checklists


One of the three main factors that affect the saleability of a home is its condition. The other two are location and price. To get an edge on the competition it is very important to get your home in top showing condition. It may take some work and a few dollars but the condition of your home is extremely important to maximize your gain and to facilitate a quick sale. Many of the items below will usually be noted by a competent home inspector if defects exist. Its better to take care of them up front


The Yard
Buyers not only look for a house but also the lot it occupies

Floors
An important and often inexpensive area to improve

General Cleaning and Organizing
Getting rid of clutter

Plumbing, Electrical & HVAC
Servicing the mechanical systems

Painting
A little can go a long way

Lighting
Bright is Right

Kitchens and Baths
Very important areas

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