Are you planning to sell your home? Save a lot of effort and money by avoiding these common home selling mistakes.

Be Reasonable with the Price

One of the most common mistakes of many home sellers is that they get too emotionally attached to the property. This is why a lot of them set the price that's too high for the current market. Remember, it's the housing market that dictates the price and not you. Research and compare so you can provide an offer that are both reasonable and attractive.

Give Buyers Some Space

We understand that you're proud of your home and that you're eager to show it off to homebuyers. However, you might want to curb your enthusiasm and just leave the prospects be when they are checking the house. Let them see things for themselves.

More: Top 5 Things to Get Rid of When Selling a Home

Home Repairs is a Must

Unpleasant odors, overgrown lawn, dirty walls, leaky faucets, and mold are some examples that can instantly turn off home buyers. This can also decrease the value of your home so make sure your property is in good shape before listing.

Get a Realtor

Going through the complex home selling process can be challenging so make sure you have a trusted realtor that can make things easy for you. Choose someone that will put your best interest at heart. He or she should be able to answer all your concerns and questions so don’t hesitate to ask if you have any.

More: Why Do You Need a Realtor to Sell Your Home?

Feel free to call me if you’d like to receive a free checklist to help you in preparing your home to sell of if you want to know your home's worth.


Sean Blanchette
(703) 371-5710

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