I came across this article the other day and decided to share it because it is pertinent to helping you achieve your goal of selling your house fast and for the price you want. Below is 15 Tips on How “Not to Sell Your House” the original article can be seen here.
3. Leave the wallpaper and borders, bright paint, and outdated carpet for the new buyers to change, and offer them a “re-decorating/flooring allowance” that they can receive at closing. I’m sure the potential home buyer wanted to spend there next 10 weekends tearing down wallpaper and painting!
6. Ignore your yard. Leave the trash cans and hoses in the front yard and cobwebs on the porch. Curb appeal is overrated anyway!
7. Store everything in the garage!
10. The BIGGEST WAY NOT TO SELL YOUR HOME: List your home before it’s ready. (First impressions count. Most of your showings will come in the first few weeks, make sure you wow the market.