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Our FREE service provides you with your home's current market value and suggested selling price.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

6912 Williamsgate Blvd, Crestwood, KY 40014

Welcome to 6912 Williamsgate Blvd, a stunning, 2.5-year-old home in the Williamsgate neighborhood. This 1.5 story home in Crestwood is an original Ball Homes product is a modified “Jackson” plan with plenty of upgrades. In ...  Read More

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

10904 Rock Ridge Pl, Louisville, KY 40241

Welcome to 10904 Rock Ridge Place in the prestigious Rock Springs neighborhood. This new home (built in October 2015) would fit many people's description of a dream home. Every upgrade you could ever dream of can be found in the home, starting with ...  Read More


PREPARING YOUR HOME

With buyers, first impressions count. A small investment in time and money will give your home an edge over other listings in the area when the time comes to show it to a prospective buyer.

SOME SUGGESTIONS THAT WILL HELP YOU GET TOP MARKET VALUE:

GENERAL MAINTENANCE

  • Oil squeaky doors
  • Tighten doorknobs
  • Replace burned out lights
  • Clean and repair windows
  • Touch up chipped paint
  • Repair cracked plaster
  • Repair leaking taps and toilets

SPIC AND SPAN

  • Shampoo carpets
  • Clean all floors and surfaces
  • Clean entire home
  • Clean furnace
  • Clean refrigerator and stove
  • Clean and freshen bathrooms
  • Vacuum air vents and returns

THE FIRST IMPRESSION

  • Clean and tidy entrance
  • Functional doorbell
  • Polish door hardware

CURB APPEAL

  • Cut lawns
  • Trim shrubs and lawns
  • Weed and edge gardens
  • Pick up any litter
  • Clear walk and driveway of leaves
  • Repair gutters and eaves
  • Touch up exterior paint

THE BUYING ATMOSPHERE

  • Be absent during showings
  • Turn on all lights
  • Open drapes & blinds in the daytime
  • Play quiet background music
  • Keep pets outdoors
  • Clean pet sleeping/eating area
  • Clean cat box twice/day

THE SPACIOUS LOOK

  • Clear stairs and halls
  • Store excess furniture
  • Clear counters and stove
  • Make closets neat and tidy
  • Put away any unnecessary clutter


** For many people, clutter is the number one issue. You may consider renting storage until you house is sold. The cost is minimal and the difference can be dramatic.