Things You Can Do To Sell Your House Fast

Real Estate Agent with Investorwize LLC it comes to selling your house fast, your success will usually match the amount of time and effort you place into it. Sellers who are receptive to learning new things about the process are often the most successful. This article has many tips to help you become smarter about real-estate selling.

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It can be a pain sometimes to attend to those little odd jobs around the house, such as minor repairs or touch-up painting. However, if this upkeep is not maintained, the home will require a great deal of work and expense before it is ready to sell.

You are sure to find large returns in the appeal and the value of your home by making small kitchen updates. You might want to switch out one appliance to update the look and provide a focal point. Island fixtures add extra counter space, while hanging storage de-clutters the cupboards and serves as ornamentation. No wonder they are such popular upgrades. Rather than investing in the replacement of all the cabinets, try a new paint job, which is much less expensive for a new look.

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In many areas of the country, the seasons drive the housing market. If this is true in your region, seasonally-themed decorations can make your house attractive to prospective buyers. Rake up the leaves in your yard regularly, and late season buyers will be more interested in your house.

Prior to listing your home, make sure your air conditioner and heater work by having them both serviced. Most buyers don't want to purchase a home that is going to require a large investment such as a furnace. Having a working AC and heater are appealing to buyers.

Add to the sale of your property by providing bonuses. For example, including appliances in the sale price is very good incentive to buyers. Such a bonus added to the house itself will motivate buying. Keep an eye on products that are in demand, and consider adding them to your final closing deal. This will up your chances of closing a good deal.

If feasible, make sure to sell your house before you need to move. If you don't sell before you move, you'll end up paying two mortgages each month until your old house is sold. This can be devastating to your finances. Allow yourself plenty of time to list your house and sign a contract with the right buyer.

Make your house more appealing to buyers by cleaning your home. Dont get offended though. I know youre the cleanest guy or gal on the block but sometimes adding that extra work of clearing out the clutter could mean the difference between selling or not selling your home.  Your closets should be clean and well-organized, with the very minimum of items stored in them. There also shouldn't be much in kitchen cabinets, but one psychological trick you can use is buying some gourmet food to make your house seem more classy than it actually is. paint jobs preceding a sale should not necessarily reflect your own personality. Rather, choose neutral and traditional color coordinations like eggshell, beige, taupe and off-white. New paint can effectively show off your home to potential buyers.


To spotlight a home for sale, open the curtains. People browsing the home will be able to see just how well natural light can illuminate the home. Also, remember to lift or open blinds to allow for maximum light to enter your home. Weather permitting, let some fresh air into your home by opening the windows, which will be attractive to potential buyers.

Unless you are knowledgeable about the property type and market, you will have difficulty maximizing your profits. This article was the perfect starting point, but you should never stop looking for opportunities to keep learning. Any motivated seller can learn enough about real estate and maximize their profit.

Remember if you are short on time and need to sell your home FAST give me a call. We Buy All Cash or  have buyers waiting to buy your home. Best of all there are no fees. Sell your home for free.

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Comments (21)

Geoffrey Jones
Investorwize LLC - Flushing, NY
Sell my home fast - We buy houses

That is correct. I have nothing against pets but if your animals look like guard dogs and are sitting on the front porch be prepared for 80% of your  buyers to drive right by the house and head straight home.

Aug 29, 2015 05:02 AM
Thomas F. Scanlon
Borgida & Company P. C., CPA's - Manchester, CT

Geoffrey Jones - Well done. Sellers need to attend to these details put their best foot forward. Welcome aboard.



Aug 29, 2015 06:35 AM
Geoffrey Jones
Investorwize LLC - Flushing, NY
Sell my home fast - We buy houses

Thanks Thomas. Glad to be here.

Aug 29, 2015 06:38 AM
Captain Wayne - Rowlett Real Estate School
Rowlett Real Estate School - Panama City, FL
Rowlett Real Estate School / Owner and Instructor

I know people who ended up paying two mortgages for over a year because they didn't sell before they moved.  Not good.

Aug 29, 2015 09:52 AM
Captain Wayne - Rowlett Real Estate School
Rowlett Real Estate School - Panama City, FL
Rowlett Real Estate School / Owner and Instructor

Welcome to ActiveRain.  It's great to have you aboard.  I look forward to reading more of your posts.

Aug 29, 2015 09:52 AM
1~Judi Barrett
Integrity Real Estate Services 118 SE AVE N, Idabel, OK 74745 - Idabel, OK
BS Ed, Integrity Real Estate Services -IDABEL OK

Always wise to listen to and do as, the listing real estate agent advises. that s the best way to get to a quicker sale.

Aug 29, 2015 10:37 AM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Geoffrey - Welcome to the AR community. Very good tips to sell a house fast.

Aug 29, 2015 03:06 PM
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, EXP - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Thanks for sharing the advice and tips Geoffrey Jones !

Welcome to Active Rain, looking forward to reading many more of your posts, let me know if there is anything that I can do to help as you get started here.

Aug 29, 2015 04:12 PM
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

Good morning, Geoffrey Jones  this post gives great guidance to those who will be selling their homes... nicely written first post .... "the eye buys" and make that first sight a vision they remember to trigger an offer....

Aug 29, 2015 09:34 PM
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

and welcome to ActiveRain.... a great platform to learn, share, market and network....and I hope you enjoy all of it as much as I have over the past 6 years.....

Aug 29, 2015 09:35 PM
Kat Palmiotti
406-270-3667,, Broker, eXp Realty - Kalispell, MT
Helping your Montana dreams take root

Welcome to ActiveRain. These are great tips for those who want to sell their home successfully!

Aug 29, 2015 11:20 PM
Adrineh Betcheri

Hello Geofrrey,

It is all about the Do's and Don'ts in this business, from pre-listing to closing.

Thank you for sharing your post!  I am new to this patform as well. Welcome to Active Rain!

Aug 30, 2015 04:13 AM
Chris Mamone
Keller Mortgage - Tacoma, WA
Senior Loan Officer

Its all about visuals! Clean front and inside to give potential buyers the vision of why they should buy your home. Its all about presentation!

Aug 30, 2015 05:27 AM
Mery Fernandez Empire Network Realty Luxury Brokerage
Empire Network Realty INC. - Orlando, FL
The Rise of An Empire, Let's Build Yours!

Welcome to the world of Activerain, may your blogging  create a whole new chapter in your Real Estate Career.

Aug 30, 2015 09:38 AM
Nicole Doty - Gilbert Real Estate Expert
Zion Realty - Gilbert, AZ
Broker/Owner of Zion Realty

Good morning Geoffrey. This is a great first blog post. Welcome to Active Rain! Keep on blogging!

Aug 31, 2015 12:37 AM
George Lawson
Moreno Valley, CA

Good evening, Geoffrey ... welcome to ActiveRain! Congrats on your blog, I'm looking forward to all your future posts. Best of success in your business!

Aug 31, 2015 04:32 PM
Wayne Zuhl
Remax First Realty II - Cranford, NJ
The Last Name You'll Ever Need in Real Estate

Good morning Geoffrey and welcome to Active Rain! Congratulations on publishing your first blog post!

Aug 31, 2015 08:26 PM
Stefan Winter
Real Estate in IL & NV | Owner of Real Estate Web Tech | Daily Vlogger - Las Vegas, NV
Owner - Winter Group & Real Estate Web Tech

Great first blog post & welcome to ActiveRain.

Sep 01, 2015 06:38 AM
Olympus Executive Realty Inc.
Olympus Executive Realty INC. - Orlando, FL
Home Of The Top Producers

Welcome to AR, Congrats on your first blog, look forward to all your future blog post. Its a great place to share your Real Estate thoughts and experiences. 

Sep 01, 2015 02:25 PM
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

Geoffrey Jones Welcome to Active Rain!  As someone who has been here (on and off) for close to 9 years, it's well worth it!

Sep 26, 2015 12:38 AM