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What should you consider if you are selling your home?
Keep in mind the following considerations to help the
process go more smoothly:
Time Becomes Money -- Place your home on the
market as far in advance as possible of purchasing a new
Check Your Curb Appeal -- A home that's visually appealing and in good condition will attract potential buyers driving down the street.
On Inside - Clean the entire house and remove any unnecessary clutter.
Go It Alone or Choose An Agent - unless you are willing to do ALL of the work in selling your home, a real estate agent is a good buy.
Set a Fair Price
Seek Legal Representation - a must if you are selling your home yourself.
Check with your Tax Consultant
Dr. Ronn Phillips, Arch.D., Bobbi Hauptmann, Architectural Studies, College of Human Environmental Sciences, University of Missouri-Columbia
Last update: Monday, May 18, 2009