If you’re thinking like many Farragut sellers, you’ve likely been awaiting the spring market to put your home on the market. Here are 3 essential steps to make your Farragut home market ready and help your Farragut home sell fast.
One of the first steps to make your Farragut home market ready is to take care of cleaning and de-cluttering. Clutter can be very distracting to buyers. Even if you have a fabulous Farragut home for sale, clutter can make it difficult for buyers to picture themselves in your home. Before putting you home on the market, take the time to clean up clutter by packing away or purging what you don’t need. In addition to organizing your home, it can be a good idea to do a deep clean of your home as well. Take care of doing cleaning tasks you normally ignore like dusting fans or vacuuming behind furniture. If you really struggle de-cluttering and clean, consider using a home stager or professional cleaning service to make the job easier.
Taking care of basic cosmetic repairs can also be a key step to making your Farragut home market ready. Do you have scuff marks or scratches on your walls? Could you carpet use a good cleaning? Do you have scratch marks on your hardwood floors? In many situations, cosmetic repairs can be done by merely repairing what is already there. Basic cosmetic repairs can make a large difference in selling your Farragut home fast. No buyer wants to move it knowing they’re going to have to take care of patching up walls or cleaning the carpeting. With as little of an investment as it can be, basic cosmetic repairs can make a huge selling difference.
Finally, before putting your Farragut home on the market it is important to take care of some of that routine maintenance you’ve been neglecting. Take the time before putting your home on the market to take care of the toilet that always runs or the leaky faucet you tend to ignore. It’s easy enough to take care of and will show buyers that you have taken care of your Farragut home. Otherwise, buyers may wonder what other bigger issues you’ve been neglecting.
Are you thinking about selling your Farragut home this spring? What are you doing to make your home market ready this spring? As always, if there is any way Knoxville Home Team can assist you, please let us know. Rick can be contacted at 865-696-9002 or via email at [email protected]. Kati can be contacted at 865-696-1888 or via email at [email protected] Also, be sure to check out our Farragut Home Search Page, to see what homes are for sale in the Farragut area.