A lot of sellers don’t listen to their real estate agents, so we’ll tell you what your agent wants to say, but can’t say to you and this is it – your agent can’t get you the price you want unless your home is in pristine move-in condition.
That means no sticking drawers in the kitchen. No leaning fences. No rust-stained plumbing fixtures. We could go on, but maybe we need to make it clear. If you have even one of following “turn-offs,” your home won’t sell.
Written by Blanche Evans on Sunday, 30 March 2014 3:20 pm
Buyers can get instantly turned off. Here are their five biggest turn-offs:
1. Overpricing for the market
4. Deferred maintenance
5. Dark, dated décor