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How to sell a house

Selling a house can be quite a complicated process and it is important to know everything that it entails before jumping in boots and all. The first thing you have to know about selling a house is that you don’t always need a real estate agent to sell your home. You can actually do it yourself, but I would advise that you get a lawyer to handle the contracts for you when you finally do get the buyer.

How to sell a house – Step 1

Anyway, the first thing you have to do to answer the question on how to sell a house is get it appraised. It is important to know how much your house is worth as one mistake that many people who are selling houses make is they overprice their homes and therefore scare potential buyers away. Don’t make this mistake and make sure that you have gotten your home appraised and you have a fair idea of what it worth. It really is worth the fee and it can save you a hell of a lot of time.

How to sell a house step 2

The next thing you have to do when you want to sell your house is simply go and clean it up. Make sure that the lawn has been mowed, make sure that everything is cleaned up and in its rightful place because no one likes to see clutter and also make sure that everything is clean. You may also want to spend some money repainting the place to make sure that the people who come to see the house see it in all its glory. It could make you a couple more thousand when it is closing time.

How to sell a house step 3

After you have cleaned it up you also need to get someone to inspect the place for you. The home inspector will then run some tests on the home and see if everything is as it should be and to see what things should be fixed before the house is sold. This can save you some money in repairs and it can also tell you which things you have to disclose to the home buyer before selling the home. Laws differ from state to state about which things you are meant to disclose so discuss this with your lawyer and make sure you fulfill all your legal obligations and then keep your mouth shut!

How to sell a house step 4

The next thing you want to do when selling a house is actually get people to find out about your home. You can do this by listing your house on various websites on the internet. They usually charge some fees but if you invest a small amount in letting people know about your beautiful house on the beach then you may get a lot more offers and ultimately you may get much more money. This is a very important step and it should not be ignored.


So the first thing you want to do when selling a house is get your house appraised. After you get it appraised, you will want to clean it up and make sure that it is ready for people to see it in all its splendor. After you have done this, you will want to fix all of the underlying problems that are there and cannot be seen. This involves hiring a home inspector to find these problems and either disclose them to the buyer (disclose as much as you legally have to) or fix them. After you have done this it is then time to let people know about your home that’s for sale.

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