Kathy Craig - ERA Key Realty Services


If you plan to sell your house in the foreseeable future, it often helps to declutter. That way, you can eliminate excess items from your house and make it easy for buyers to envision what life may be like if they purchase your residence.

Before you start to declutter, there are several steps that you should follow to achieve the best-possible results, and these are:

1. Consider Which Items That You Want to Keep

One homeowner's treasure is another's clutter, and vice-versa. Thus, you'll want to take a close look at your personal belongings and determine which items are keepers and which items are clutter.

If you find that you have lots of clutter, there is no need to worry. Remember, you can always sell excess items at a yard sale or online. You also may be able to donate various excess items to charity or give them to family members or friends.

2. Examine Clutter in Each Room of Your Home

Clutter rarely is confined to one room of a house. As such, you'll want to closely examine each room of your home and identify all clutter before you list your residence.

Oftentimes, it helps to make a home decluttering checklist that includes each area of your home. This checklist will enable you to take a room-by-room approach to remove clutter and may help you streamline the decluttering process.

3. Evaluate Your Storage Options

Although you likely will find plenty of clutter in your home, you may identify a wide range of items that you want to keep too. At the same time, you probably want to remove as many items from your house to show off the true size and beauty of your home to potential buyers.

Ultimately, it helps to evaluate storage options prior to decluttering. This will ensure that you have plans in place to store myriad items as you start to remove clutter from your house.

Many home sellers choose to rent storage units for their personal belongings. These units generally can be rented on a monthly basis and enable home sellers to keep their belongings safe until their houses are sold. Furthermore, it may be beneficial to pick up storage bins to temporarily store myriad belongings in your house's attic or basement.

If you need extra assistance as you prepare to declutter your house, it frequently helps to reach out to a real estate agent. This housing market professional can offer expert decluttering tips, as well as guide you along the home selling journey.

A real estate agent will set up home showings and open house events, negotiate with a buyer's agent on your behalf and much more. Therefore, with a real estate agent on your side, you can increase the likelihood of a quick, profitable home selling experience.

Ready to declutter and list your residence? Follow the aforementioned steps, and you can eliminate clutter and move closer to selling your house.


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Come home to this custom designed cape with an amazing open floor plan, hardwoods throughout and lots of sunlight beaming through. Living room has a gas fireplace, a small bonus room and opens to the dining room. Kitchen is cabinet packed with an island. Laundry room gives you even more cabinets and space. Master bedroom on the first floor has a huge walk in closet and full bath. Additionally, there is another bedroom and full bath. Upstairs you have a comfortable loft area, good size bedroom and half bath. Wait till you see the huge basement. So many possibilities. HVAC system is a cut above. Two car oversized garage with entrance to mud room. Storage shed. Enjoy sitting on the front porch with your morning coffee. All this and more in the fabulous town of Upton! Great ready to make your move!

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102 North Ave, Mendon, MA 01756

Single-Family

$1,200,000
Price

11
Rooms
4
Beds
3/2
Full/Half Baths
Amazing country estate offers a distinguished home with private setting on over 39.2 acres of land, beautifully landscaped with a style all its own.Once you enter the two story foyer,the story begins.Living and dining rooms have lots of natural light from the floor to ceiling windows.The kitchen is well thought out,with an island,tons of cabinets and a huge pantry. Enjoy entertaining and gatherings in the expansive family room with a stone fireplace.Secluded home office,1st floor laundry. But wait till you see the spacious first floor master suite with a master bath and double walk in closets.The three bedrooms on the second floor are all generous in size with lots of closet space. Two full baths and additional storage rooms,too. Enjoy relaxing in your comfortable sun room and step out on the new expansive deck for a view of your amazing patio and backyard.Brand new roof, two car oversized garage and brick exterior.This is your chance to have your own oasis and live the good life!
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14 River St, Upton, MA 01568

Single-Family

$619,900
Price

5
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Come home to this custom designed cape with an amazing open floor plan, hardwoods throughout and lots of sunlight beaming through. Living room has a gas fireplace, a small bonus room and opens to the dining room. Kitchen is cabinet packed with an island. Laundry room gives you even more cabinets and space. Master bedroom on the first floor has a huge walk in closet and full bath. Additionally, there is another bedroom and full bath. Upstairs you have a comfortable loft area, good size bedroom and half bath. Wait till you see the huge basement. So many possibilities. HVAC system is a cut above. Two car oversized garage with entrance to mud room. Storage shed. Enjoy sitting on the front porch with your morning coffee. All this and more in the fabulous town of Upton! Great ready to make your move!
Open House
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