Tips when selling a vacant property

2016-01-14 06:00

A vacant home can be an easy target for vandals and the chance of the home being broken into increases. When selling a vacant property it is necessary to take precautions to ensure that the home remains in its best possible state. A well-maintained home with curb appeal is evidence that the home is visited often. Not only will maintaining the home deter trespassers, it will also make the home more attractive to prospective buyers.

1. Inform the local law enforcement

2. Contact the neighbours

3. Install a security system

4. Home staging

5. Secure entrances

6. Pick up mail and newspapers regularly

7. Install a timer on the lights

8. Maintain the exterior of the home


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