Showing posts from January, 2016

We hate to nag...but when are you going to fix that faucet??

The blur of 'The Holidays' has come and gone and pink candy hearts and chocolate-filled boxes have taken their places on store shelves. President's Day sales circulars will be arriving in our mailboxes and though there are still a few frosty mornings ahead of us before the clocks move forward, spring is on its way. In real estate terms, that means the now is the time to shore-up the homestead, tackle any pesky repairs that have been on your to-do list, finish those remodeling projects, update any fixtures that may be dating your digs and just generally clean-up the place. These are imperatives for listing your home for sale if you want to get top dollar (a.k.a. not give your money away) and help to ensure a smooth transaction. Pretty good idea even if you just want to have a clean, comfortable home too (makes those à la minute entertaining opportunities less-stressful too.) Here are some things we think are must-dos for selling, taken from some of the top real estate sites a…