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6 Week Pre-List Challenge • Week 6  Clean, Stage & Decorate   

Posted on Feb 16, 2022 in Pre-Listing Challenge

CONGRAULATIONS!  You did it!   

Right now, we want you to go through your home and take pictures of the different rooms.  It doesn't matter if it's a mess, these pictures are just for you.  The best way to do it is try to capture each corner of each room, like this picture of Deb's kitchen.

Ok, go!

We'll wait ;)

Ok, have you taken the pictures?  Fantastic!

Now...

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6 Week Pre-List Challenge • Week 5 • Paint & Neutralize

Posted on Feb 09, 2022 in Pre-Listing Challenge

We told you fun stuff was coming in the next couple of weeks!  And not only that, but you are nearly done the challenge - and you are done the tougher stuff too!  You're doing AWESOME, keep it up!

For us, this is probably our favourite task in pre-listing a home, as it completely transforms a space. However, it's also one of the biggest challenges wit...

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6 Week Pre-List Challenge • Week 4 • Leave No Lightbulb Unturned

Posted on Feb 02, 2022 in Pre-Listing Challenge

OK Week 4 coming at you!

For this week, you should have a handyman/handywoman lined up to come to your home.  So it's time to prepare for them to arrive!

First

Have your handyman/handywoman make the necessary repairs that you found throughout your home last week. If you tell them you are preparing your home to put on the market, they may take the liber...

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6 Week Pre-List Challenge • Week Three • Get Organized

Posted on Jan 26, 2022 in Pre-Listing Challenge


Week 3 - you're halfway there already!

Next week is when your handyman/handyperson should be coming to your home to help with any odd jobs you need fixed before listing photos and home showings start!  

To prepare for next week, you need to go through your home, room by room, and make notes of anything you see that needs doing. We suggest you put sti...

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6 Week Pre-Listing Challenge • Week Two • De-Personalize

Posted on Jan 19, 2022 in Pre-Listing Challenge

Woo hoo!  You made it to week 2!  Week 1 wasn't so bad, was it?  And didn't it feel ah-maaaayyy-zing to get that done?  Imagine how you'll feel when all 6 weeks are over!  

So... what's next?


We're sure you knew this one was coming... it is time to de-personalize your home!

This is where we get the most hesitation from clients, so please listen to us when w...

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6 Week Pre-Listing Challenge • Week One • Let's Get Started

Posted on Jan 12, 2022 in Pre-Listing Challenge


Welcome to the 6 Week Pre-Listing Challenge - thanks so much for joining us!  If you are planning on listing your home (or you just want a really good, organized and fresh-looking home) this challenge is for you!!!  

We have broken down some pre-listing jobs into 6 weeks for you so that your home will be ready to list before the competition of the Spr...

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