For a faster sale, review the following checklist:

Clear all work space. Make sure stove, refrigerator and sink are spotless
Lawn & Yard
Remove clutter, cut grass, edge walks, trim hedges, weed gardens
Straighten up and paint, fix or wash doors and windows
Replace all burnt out bulbs and faulty switches
Promote a Feeling of Spaciousness
Store unneeded items and furniture to make your rooms feel and appear larger
Declutter closets. Untidy or over-crowded closets suggest inadequate storage space
Front of Home
Paint, fix or wash railings, steps, storms, screens and front door
Repair dripping faucets and leaky toilets
Halls & Stairs
Remove any clutter to enhance the perception of space
General Condition
Dust, wash, paint and fix defects as required
Make sure bathrooms are neat, spotless and fresh; repair missing grout around tub
General Exterior
Paint, fix or wash doors and windows
Heating & Cooling
Clean exterior of unit and make sure it operates quietly
Oil hinges, tighten door knobs, fix faucets
Home Inspection
A professional home inspector can provide you with an unbiased report on the condition of your home and how it will affect the sale

Irene Grech, Broker, MCNE
Chestnut Park Real Estate Limited, Brokerage
1300 Yonge Stree, Suite 100
Toronto, Ontario M4T 1X3
Office 416.925.9191
Cell 416-885-9207

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