Getting Your House Ready to Sell



How can a buyer get interest for purchasing your house? Impression is the keyword. You just need to get your house ready to sell by doing some preparation. Get inspected by a professional if you want to pay a little effort for maximum results, or if you don't want to spend much money by paying professional you can do by yourself for getting your house ready to sell.


Now that become a question, how to get your house impressed a buyer? Those are the steps for getting your house ready to sell to a buyer.

Beautify your exterior

The goal is to make your exterior look pretty and fresh to impress your buyer. Just to inform you that the exterior becomes the first impression to overlook a house. There are two sensory organs of a buyer you must impress. Those are eyes and nose. By bringing the garden homelike condition to your house exterior, making it looked pretty and freshening it up.


The steps you can do are:

  • Get the grass, trees, flowers, and plants tidy and fresh by mowing and watering it

  • Clean up the curb and entering path and put the potted flower in the sides.

  • Freshen up the smells by put scented potpourri.

  • Clean up all of windows and entering doors.

  • Get rid of equipments out of sights.

  • Paint the walls if necessary.

Make the Cozy Interior

After buyer got impression from your house exterior, do some simple works to get the cosiness of your house interior. It aims to make a buyer feel homelike buy entering your house.


These are the steps:

  • Clean up the tile floors; scrub it if there are some bad spots.

  • Get rid of spider net from your ceilings.

  • Wash the carpets with a fragrant soap.

  • Get your furniture placed tidily and gets rid of unnecessary one.

  • Brush the closets

  • Clean the garage, basement, and attic

  • Get the windows opened and clean, it will bring freshness to your house inside

  • If you have pets, bath them.

  • Put some fresh fragrance in air conditioner.

Repairing and Replacing

Some Repairing and replacement is necessary to do, if there are some broken furniture, equipment, or appliances.


Just check out:

  • broken or missing door

  • cabinet handles

  • ceilings

  • ventilation filters

  • broken tiles in bathroom and kitchen

  • faucet

  • wallpaper

  • some furniture

Get your friends opinion

Assume some friends like a buyer, and get some advice and suggestion to make your house get more ready to sell. And the most important thing is your friends feel your home like their own home.


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About the Author: Tony Williams is a lifestyle philosopher, influencer, personal development and business educator. He is also the founder of The Lease Collection, which provides Professional Property Management and Tenant Placement Services for multi-unit and residential properties in Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia. His passion for personal development inspired him to create the Instagram, @Life.Algorithms, which has amassed over 30K followers. Along with his Blog, these platforms are his way of inspiring, motivating, educating and connecting with thoughtful, creative, like-minded and ambitious people just like you.

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