3 New Year’s Resolutions That Will Help You Sell Your House Faster

Dated: December 28 2019

Views: 19

New Years Resolutions for Home Sellers

If selling your house is part of your to-do list in 2020, it’s a great idea to come up with some New Year resolutions around that goal to back it up — the same as you would for your personal goals.

What kind of New Year’s Resolutions can help you sell your house faster in 2020? I’ve come up with 3 actionable suggestions:

1) Purge your junk, trash and old furniture

When potential buyers come to check out your house, you want them to be able to imagine themselves already living in the house. To help them feel at home, get rid of those piles in your office, garage, or basement.

Decluttering and de-personalizing is a smart way to reinforce the message that you’re ready to let go and move on!

2) Deep clean and make repairs

Cleaning will help your house sparkle. And while you clean, take note of things that need to be repaired so you can address them. Minor repairs like patching holes, fixing leaking faucets and replacing burned-out light bulbs can go a long way in making your house more attractive to potential buyers.

An experienced real estate agent can make things easy by telling you what needs to be fixed before selling.

3) Get professional help

Resist the urge to go the DIY or trial-and-error path when selling your home. A lot of things can go wrong in the often complex and unfamiliar process …and you don’t want to scare off that perfect buyer.

An experienced agent can help you set the best listing price for your home, market it to the right buyers in their network, and close the sale in your favor.

If you’re looking to sell your house anytime soon, I can help! You can get in touch with me, right here on my site!


Blog author image

Judy Martin

In my 29+ years of experience, I have helped hundreds of families buy and sell their homes. My business goal has always been to obtain the most value for my clients in the shortest possible ....

Latest Blog Posts

Need Help Finding a Home? Here's an idea: New Home Builds

With such low-interest rates on mortgages, it's no wonder why people are rushing to secure a home right now. Combined with the extremely low inventory on the market right now, we're seeing something

Read More

How to Land Your Dream Home

So you found the home of your dreams and you can well afford the asking price, but there’s a problem: At least fifty other buyers are competing to outbid you!You’re not alone in this.

Read More

List Your Home for the Right Price

What's the worst thing that could happen when you list your house for sale?Obviously, your fear is that it won't sell. If you find yourself in that situation after listing (or you're looking for

Read More

5 Ways to Lose Your Loan

One thing you might not know as a new homebuyer is this: Your loan application process is a delicate thing.The period of time before you get approved for your mortgage is full of pitfalls for the

Read More