There’s No Place Like Home….
In 2010 Miranda Lambert released “The House that Built Me” a song about wanting to go back to a childhood home wishing one last visit to re-live or share the stories and memories that were created in that old house. The singer shares memories of where her dog was buried, the little room she did her homework in and much more. The idea of going home, to remember or possibly re-live some of those memories, a walk down memory lane if you will, seemed appealing as if going back made life better. Continue reading
Spring is one of the best times to sell your home. The weather is nice, the flowers are in bloom (improving curb appeal), and for people who prefer to move during Summer, spring is the time to buy or sell. But selling your home is more than keeping it clean and posting a “For Sale” sign in the yard. There are many affordable things you can do increase the value of your home. Below is a home seller checklist of tasks to get your home in top shape to maximize your profit from the home sale.
Make Needed Repairs
Check that the following are working properly:
Clear the Clutter
Clutter can make your home seem smaller and makes it more difficult for home buyers to see themselves living there.
Home buyers are turned off by icky grout and stains. Scrub your house top to bottom to make it look as clean and new as possible.
Clean is good, but adding freshness to clean boosts buyers’ perceptions of a well-kept home.
About the Author: Monticello Country Realtors has been providing home selling and buying services to Fluvanna County and Central Virginia for 3o years. Stop by Monticello Country Realtors to see current homes for sale, including waterfront listings, get home buying and selling tips and more. Don’t forget to visit them on Facebook for current news and information about Central Virginia.
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