10 Tips for Selling in the Fall:
can make or break you when it comes to curb appeal and the all-important
"first impression." Add a
fall wreath to the front door
. Have a few huge pumpkins and fall display in
your front area to welcome visitors.
all offensive odors. Add some of the
wonderful scents of the season.
, let the light in and turn on the lights during the day
. And turn on
all those accent lights and lamps.
log in the fireplace
. Or, consider placing an attractive candelabra or
candle-holder that holds numerous candles in the fireplace for a decorator's
. Some sellers like to do this before they put their house on the
market so there are no surprises down the road.
If you have a lot of furniture or other
"stuff," put some of it in storage.
have carpet, wood floors or cabinets that have seen better days, consider
offering an allowance right off the bat.
insist on setting the price too high
, especially if you're on a timeline.
to the professionals. Now's also a good time to interview real estate professional. Click here to see some of the fall properties on the market now.