Scrub baseboards, showers, kitchen counters and everything in between until the whole house sparkles.
Unusual art, religious symbols or photography could be a turn-off to others.
Natural light is best, but even turning on lamps and overhead lights can make a house more vibrant.
Put knick-knacks out of site. Make sure bookshelves and magazine racks aren't over-stuffed.
Make small repairs, like touching up the grout, to reassure buyers the home has been well cared for.
Consider packing away extra furniture so that rooms appear more spacious and bright.
We're talking new plants and fresh flowers both indoors and out.
Give unused items a second life by donating them to a local charity or selling them at a yard sale.
If your home is older or looks "too loved", dress things up with new flooring, rented furniture or fresh paint in a warm, neutral color.
Through the Pardee Homes Contingency Assistance Program, expert help is available to set the right price and expedite the sale of your home. Just ask your Sales Rep for details.