Welcome back to Crye-Leike Insights! Each week, we share tips, stories, and wisdom from our Crye-Leike family. This week, Helen Dansker from Crye-Leike Bella Vista, AR shares her 3 tips for getting your home ready for the market!



Curb Appeal

  • Clean front door.

  • Put out flowers or plants.

  • Spruce up patio furniture.

  • Lay out a welcome mat or rug.



  • Buyer must be able to image your house as their own.

  • Take down pictures and collectibles.

  • If you don't use it everyday, put it away.

  • Counters and floors cleared.

  • Clean out closets, cabinets, and refrigerators.

  • Pack everything up in boxes and put in garage or storage unit.



  • Look at outside and inside of house with a pad of paper and write down everything the buyers will look at.

  • Make a list of everything that needs to be cleaned or fixed.

  • Consider hiring a home inspector to do a pre-listing inspection.

  • Replace outlets with GFCI.


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