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For Sale By Owner - Helpful Hints

Increase Your Home's Curbside Appeal

Your Home's Exterior

Your home's exterior is the first thing a potential buyer sees, when visiting your home. The following tips will help you increase your home's curbside appeal and create a strong first impression to potential home buyers.



Driveway, Garage, Carport

Front Entry

Siding and Trim


Patio, Deck

Add Housewarming Appeal

Your Home's Interior

Experience shows that creating a housewarming feeling inside your home increases its desirability. View your home with a critical eye. Clean, complete minor repairs, and add finishing touches.

Doors and Windows

Floors and Carpets

Closets and Storage Areas

Bedrooms and Living Areas

Kitchens and Bathrooms

Counters and Cabinets

Garage or Workshop

Keep Your Home in Working Order

Mechanical and Electrical Fixtures

Increase your home's chance of being sold by ensuring that the mechanical and electrical components are in working order.



Heating and Cooling Equipment

Additional Fixtures

Appeal to the Homebuyers' Senses

Tips for Showing Your Home

Once you've prepared your home for sale, keep a checklist of items to help you showcase your property to potential homebuyers. Remember that your home will be judged not only on its outward appearance, but also on the feelings it evokes in those who view the property.






Common Sense

This page developed by Emmett Dalton -Broker/Owner of Dalton Realtors for those who wish to try and sell their property on their own.