Repairing & Upgrading Your Home Before Listing

So, you’ve decided to sell your home. Before you consider listing your home, however, you should consider repairing and upgrading your home. If your home is damaged prior to listing it, it will help you a great deal to make the necessary repairs. Additionally, by upgrading outdated appliances and taking care of projects that are long overdue, you can increase the value of your home before putting it on the market.

At Team Aro, it is our goal to help you sell your house in Gig Harbor as quickly as possible — for the best price possible. One way we can do so is to advise you on what projects, upgrades, and repairs should be made prior to the listing of your home. Speak with one of your realtors in Gig Harbor today to get started.


Common repairs & upgrades you should consider before listing your home:

  • Repair damaged paint and indoor walls
  • Repair or upgrade damaged home exterior
  • Refinishing damaged hardwood floors
  • Upgrading outdated appliances
  • Upgrade or repair plumbing, like faucets
  • Repair or replace damaged doors and windows
  • And more!
  • Ask your Gig Harbor realtor for more suggestions!

Preparing Your Home For Listing

When you are considering selling your home, it can seem silly to invest more money into the home before you get rid of it. That said, with a small investment, you can see high returns when you sell your home. 

Whether it be fixing issues that you have noticed in your home, repairing minor damages, or simply replacing and upgrading an outdated appliance, it can contribute to the sale of your home greatly. Not only will it make your home sell faster, but it will likely help you sell your home for more money. 

When people look at new homes, they typically expect to find a home where they won’t have to do much work to make it livable to their standards. Because of this, when people are looking at a new home, a long list of repairs and upgrades could scare them off. By making the repairs and replacing outdated aspects of your home prior to the listing, you can avoid scaring off potential buyers. 

Let Team Aro Help!

When it comes to preparing your home for the market, it can be very beneficial to speak with a Gig Harbor realtor. Not only do realtors have an idea of what people are looking for in the current real estate market, but they also know what repairs and upgrades are commonly needed to impress a potential buyer.

At Team Aro, we are excited to help you prepare your Gig Harbor home for listing. If you are unsure of what projects that you should take care of before listing your home, we urge you to let one of our experienced realtors give you some advice. Contact us today to schedule a consultation with a member of our team. We look forward to working with you.