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Thinking of Selling Your Post Hurricane Irma House?
Getting a home ready for the market has always required attention to detail and preparation but the process of selling your Florida home could be a little more challenging in this immediate post Hurricane Irma period.
There are major systems which impact sale-ability as well as finance-ability These include the roof, air conditioning, plumbing and electrical systems.
For anyone in the affected areas the question of roof integrity must be answered first.
Of course for the immediate future the roofing industry may be busy addressing the more serious roofing problems. If that is the case - wait. Still do what can be done to prevent or mitigate the impact of potential MOLD.
Do not become a victim of an unlicensed, unscrupulous "contractor."
While tragedy and difficult times brings out the best in most there are plenty of others who prey on the victims.
While the time to list a Florida home for sale may not be right now this is the time to focus on the little issues. Address landscape issues. Work on cleanliness. Consider the little things like paint schemes, traffic patterns, clutter and the like.
If your home is already on the market and no apparent damage has been sustained, consider having a pre-sale inspection done ... more
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