Pre-listing preparation can make a big difference on the return on your investment. Even small improvements to your home could greatly increase the perceived value of your property. 

It is recommended that you book a Pre-Listing Consultation with us prior to undertaking any large renovations. 

What can be done to prepare your home for sale?

There are also many smaller things you could do on your own to make your home sell for more. 90% of Buyers start their home shopping online. Your best first impression starts with great online photos. Here are some simple steps you could take to help your home make a great first impression:


  • Mow your lawn!
  • Weed and edge gardens
  • Keep your driveway clear and clean oil spills
  • Clean out your garage
  • Re-paint, or do small paint touch ups
  • Clean your porch
  • Make sure the doorbell works
  • Repair broken screens
  • Repair door locks

Create Space

  • Clear halls and closets of clutter
  • Store excess furniture
  • Clean off counters, and surface areas
  • Remove empty boxes and containers
  • Put away personal photos
  • Declutter


  • Re-paint or touch up interior paint
  • Repair taps and toilets
  • Clean furnace and filters
  • Repair any cracked plaster
  • Clean your windows
  • Repair seals around tubs and basins
  • Replace burnt out light bulbs
  • Oil squeaking doors
  • Repair squeaking floor boards

Keep it Clean

  • Clean bathrooms
  • Clean appliances in and out
  • Clean around heating vents
  • Clean washer and dryer
  • Clean carpets
  • Eliminate pet odors and stains

Personalized Pre-Listing Plan

For your free personalized pre-listing plan, contact us today! 905-476-4111

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