Video Series: Getting Your Home Ready for the Market

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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