If today’s seller’s market for homes and fantastically low mortgage rates have you thinking it’s time to sell your house, take a good look around your property.
It probably needs some work to make it sell-ready. What you do or don’t do to get the place ready for the market will determine whether potential buyers come flocking or go fleeing.
Face it: Your house may have some icky issues. And if you don’t address them, you’ll have fewer showings and get fewer offers.
Here are the 20 biggest buyer turnoffs and how to avoid them.
1. The place looks hideous from the street
You’ve driven by the front of your house so many times that you barely take notice. And unfortunately, once you decide to sell, most of your focus will be