1. Differentiate from the neighbors
Making a lasting impression, or standing out by using coloring, upgrades, landscaping
2.Clean the Clutter
It is very important to clean all the clutter out of your home before showing it. People need to be able to picture themselves in your home. This may include "staging" the home, moving furniture around and / or taking family pictures off the walls, taking back recycling
3. Curb appeal
The first thing a buyers sees, make sure everything looks great a first glance. Fresh coat of paint, lawn and bushes manicured, garbage taken out.
4. Get your home in "Move In" condition
Make sure your doors, electrical, plumbing, all up to code and in working order. This will give potential buyers the comfort and impression they will be able to move in and enjoy the new home and not need to start with projects and work.
5. Pricing right!
It is important to list your house correctly! Contact your Realtor and make sure that there is a market evaluation done to help you decie the best price.
Selling a home in a down market does take a bit or work. Do everything you can to get the home into excellent shape and be prepared to make a few concessions at closing. These tips, coupled with an attractive price can help sell your property quicker.