How can you make your home more saleable and sell for a higher price?1. Capitalize on first impressionsSweep the street in front of your house, clear steps, lawns and walkways of debrisWash windows and power wash outside of home if neededConsider a fresh coat of paint, or at least the front door and any shuttersMake sure all lighting works properly2. Increase curb appealKeep front yard well manicured and maintainedTrim trees and plant colorful annualsStow away garbage cans, gardening and sports equipment out of sightPark cars in garage on on street away from home to allow ample parking for prospective buyers3. Set the stageOrganize and declutterHide wires from TVs, computers, etc.Organize cabinets and closets to accent available storage spacePut away valuables including medicationsBake cookies or light scented candles to make home cozy4. Offer informative disclosuresOffer fact sheets and brochures about home, neighborhood, schools, etc.Have inspection reports on handPrepare lists of all home improvements5. Be a good neighborMake sure your neighbors know of all open housesInvite them for a special pre-viewingFebruary 28 2014 - Cambrian Park11YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.