Karen Arbutine & Associates
Orlando
1-888-727-7778
Menu

10 Inexpensive Ways to Make Your Property More Attractive to Buyers

NEXT
PREV
Mon, Feb 15, 2010 at 10:46AM

The following is a list of tips on inexpensive ways to may your property that you are selling more attractive to buyers:

1.  Improve first impressions.  Touch up the paint on the front door and the other areas that buyers see first.

2.  Clean up the landscaping.  Trim hedges and trees, and plant some annuals in the flower beds.

3.  Paint the interior.  A coat of light yellow or cream with contrasting white woodwork looks fresh and clean.

4.  Refurbish the floors.  Buff the hardwoods.  Install new carpets or at least get them professionally cleaned.

5.  Take care of the big problems.  If the house needs a roof or the front stoop is crumbling, get it fixed.

6.  Buy warranties.  Putting appliances under warranty gives homebuyers a secure feeling.

7.  Improve energy efficiency.  New windows or improved insulation tell a potential buyer that the seller is on top of things

and they also come with tax benefits.

8.  Replace light fixtures.  Updated fixtures, especially at the entrance way and in the foyer create a good first impression.

9.  Replace the stove.  Homeowners whose kitchen is not top of the line can jazz it up for a few hundred dollars by purchasing a new stove, which gives the room a fresh feel.

10. Tidy up the bathrooms.  Get rid of mildew, recaulk and replace stained sinks.

 

 

 

Copyright 2010 Information Inc.


Bookmark & Share



User Comments


Be the first to comment on this post below!


Popular tags on this blog

Awards & Recognition | Central Florida New Home Construction | central florida news | Curb Appeal | Entertainment | Finding Your Dream Home | Foreclosures | Golden Oak Real Estate | Heathrow FL News | Hot 100 Realtor Hall of Fame | Housing Market | Karen Arbutine | Longwood FL Home for Sale | Longwood FL News | Luxury New Home Construction | Memorial Day | Mortgage News | New Home Construction | Orlando FL Economy | Orlando Luxury Homes | RE/MAX | Real Estate Myth | Real Estate News | Sales Tax | Selling Bonus |



All listing information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be independently verified through personal inspection by appropriate professionals. Listings displayed on this website may be subject to prior sale or removal from sale; availability of any listing should always be independent verified. Listing information is provided for consumer personal, non-commercial use, solely to identify potential properties for potential purchase; all other use is strictly prohibited and may violate relevant federal and state law. The source of the listing data is as follows: My Florida Regional MLS (updated 9/21/17)
Read Our Blog
LISTING SEARCH

- OR -

Advanced Search 

SHARE THIS PAGE
Read Our Blog

Your privacy is our utmost concern. We will never sell your personal information. Privacy Policy
©2015 getorlandorealestate.com - all rights reserved. | Site MapThe Lake Mary / Heathrow Florida Real Estate Blog




More Central Florida Real Estate