Things to do before you sell
4 Things to do before you sell
- Get estimates from a reliable repairperson on items that need to be replaced soon, a roof or worn carpeting, for example. This way, buyers will have a better sense of how much these needed repairs will affect their costs.
- Get a pre-sale home inspection so you'll be able to make repairs before buyers become concerned.
- Gather together warranties and guarantees on the furnace, appliances, and other items that will remain with the house.
- Fill out a disclosure form. Take the time to be sure that you don't forget problems, however minor, that might create liability for you after the sale.