It’s time to move! Now what?

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It’s time to move! Now what?

When preparing your home to sell, there are some details that need attention. From organizing, staging, touch-up paint and making minor repairs. Your regular busy life and schedules don’t stop and they don’t need to. Moving is part of life! This is where the Details Group handles all aspects of selling your home. Our goal is to ensure your real estate transaction process is simple, smooth, and stress-free.

Don’t Take It Personally

We understand your home is part of your life, now it’s time sell. Once you make that difficult decision, your home is now a product, you are selling a house. Pack away your life, you have to do it anyway, just do some of it now.

· Remove valuables, both monetary and sentimental, photos, children’s artwork.
· Clear kitchen counters.
· Rearrange closets and cabinets.
· Remove bulky furniture.

Create a neutral environment. Create “visual” space by making the house look bigger. Your home is now a house. It will feel like camping in your own house.

Attend to Repairs – For the potential buyer and for the home inspection.

As a licensed contractor, this is where DetailsGroup really helps. After living in your home for years, you become blind to the necessary repairs. Paying attention to the little details will make a huge difference when presenting your house for sale. The buyers will feel nervous, “if they are not taking care of the little things, are they taking care of what really matters?” It is the little details that sets the tone for the rest of the house.

· Replace cracked tiles.
· Patch holes in walls.
· Fix leaky faucets.
· Fix doors items that don’t properly open & close properly, doors, drawers…
· Consider painting your walls neutral colors, or add a little color.
· Replace out dated light bulbs.
· Re-caulk tubs, showers, sinks, windows.

Make Your House Sparkle

Now is a good time for a deep clean. You can be leavings tens of thousands of dollars on the table with a dirty house.

· Wash windows inside and out.
· Remove all screens.
· Clean faucets and mirrors.
· Clean out the refrigerator.
· Vacuum furniture and stairs.
· Dust furniture, ceiling fan blades and light fixtures.
· Bleach grout.
· Replace worn carpets.
· New bright white towels.

Curb Appeal

· Clean up all flowerbeds and plant flowers.
· Black mulch.
· Trim trees and shrubs.
· Edge and mow the lawn.
· Pressure wash sidewalks, driveways, and exterior decks and porches.

These are only a few of the details to attend to when preparing your house for the market. Let The Details Group of Long and Foster Realty take care of everything. We are the team that will assist you with these aspects and more! Our goal is to ensure your process is stress-free and enjoyable. Contact us today and let’s start moving forward, easily!