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Thinking of selling your home this summer? So read on to discover the 4 things you can do to improve your chances of selling this summer.

When is the best time to sell? Some will say that spring is ideal for selling and that summer, with the vacations and all, is a bit complicated.

Sell House fast, 60 days notice, financial recoveryBut selling at a less-than-ideal time is not impossible. Here are 4 things you can do before selling this summer to increase your chances of selling quickly at a price as close to your dream price as possible.

Improvement #1. Take good care of the outside

When a potential buyer sets out in search of the perfect property, it’s an easy-to-maintain place to move into with the certainty that the previous owner has taken good care of it that they’re looking for.

An effective way of demonstrating this is to give extra attention to the exterior of your property by pampering it properly.

Power-wash the walls, weed the driveway, clean the windows and fix the gutters. These may seem like small, unimportant details, but they can have a real positive impact.

landscape Home Improvements To Make Before Selling This SummerImprovement #2. Think landscaping

Then think about landscaping. There’s no need to make huge changes; a little time well spent will be enough to make your property a must-see.

Turn over the garden soil and plant new flowers, mulch trees, use a herbicide and fertilize your yard to promote the growth of a healthy, beautiful lawn.

You could also plant a shrub or two. You definitely won’t have to spend too much to make a real impact on the perception of your property.

Improvement #3. Paint the outside

If you’ve been a homeowner for a while now, the paint on your door and window frames may have faded or chipped. A fresh coat of paint, which could be applied in just a weekend, will enhance your property considerably, inviting visitors to take your home into serious consideration.

Improvement #4. Build a balcony

decking Home Improvements To Make Before Selling This SummerAlthough this last improvement may seem like a lot of work, you could build a small balcony in your backyard at a reasonable cost. It would make your backyard so much more inviting and conducive to great big family barbecue nights.

Some owners balk at the idea of spending, but this investment can make the difference between a quick sale and one that drags on. It’s simply worth it!

In brief

Summer is a great time to sell a home, but that doesn’t mean you can’t speed up the process by making these 4 improvements to your property before you sell this summer. You’ll thank yourself later!

If you want to sell your home faster and with less time, effort and money, you can sell directly to our team! We’ll make you a fair, cash offer and buy now. Click here to fill out our form, or call our team at 514-320-1000.