17 Simple Things To Make Your Home More Marketable

17 Simple Things To Make Your Home More Marketable

For first-time sellers who have never been through the process before, it's a different world. One where the value of the house isn't measured solely by the profit made on the sale, but in part by the enjoyment the owners had from living in the home.  Below are a few tips that'll get your home sold faster.


1. Make sure your entranceway says “Hey, look at me!” 


2. Prune dead limbs from trees. 


3. Paint (or touch up) exterior, and repair screens and windows. 


4. Clean your windows. 


5. Check A/C and heating systems. 

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6. Fix leaky faucets, toilets, and faulty lights. 


7. Vacuum drapes and carpets. 


8. Repair wall cracks, re-caulk bathrooms and kitchen. 


9. Clear out closets. 


10. Remove excess furniture. 


11. Keep cats and dogs out of visitors’ way. 


12. Mow lawn, edge driveway and walkways.


13. Ensure windows, doors, and locks work smoothly. 


14. Weed flower beds and trim shrubs. 


15. Throw out junk from garage and storage areas. 


16. Clean lawn furniture. 


17. If you have a pool, make it crystal clear.


Blog submitted by: Ron Cooks of The Real Estate Market Place – Servicing the Greater Fort Hood area which includes: Killeen, Harker Heights, Temple, Belton, Copperas Cove and Nolanville. Feel free to call Ron at (254) 702-0064 if you have any questions regarding Central Texas Real Estate.


For Real Estate Listings in Central Texas visit my website at: www.ron.killeenlistings.com or if you’re on the go text  'Ron' to 254-227-5799




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