Selling a home does not have to be a confusing and complicated process. Two important and key decisions will be selecting an experienced salesperson and secondly deciding on a price.

You need to give serious consideration to the length of time that is generally required in the present market conditions to sell a home in your neighbourhood. When homes are moving quickly, you may need to make some preparations right up front. Having a building inspection right away may be a good idea. There might be a few things to do before putting your house on the market to give it a fresh look, a nice curb appeal, and repair small items that might look too much for the prospective buyers.

Should you use a home stager or the services of a handyman? Your broker will give you an objective outline of what you can do to improve your chances of getting top dollar for your home.