3 Tips for Moving While Trying to Sell a Home

dunmar moving systems richmond vaMany people whom we move have spent the better part of the last few months living in a home that was on the market. They were trying to sell this home before moving into another one, which is what most people do. However, when you are in the process of packing up, moving and still having to make sure your home stays tidy while potential buyers look at this, it can make the moving process seem like it is never ending! If you are going to be in this situation soon, we have a few tips that can make this easier on everyone.

Tip 1: Pack Up Items Before Putting the House on the Market

What items do you not need? What can you live without for a few months while your home is being sold? These are items that you need to go ahead box up and get out of the home. Most real estate professionals also recommend that you take this time to declutter, after all you want your home to look its best for potential buyers.

Tip 2: Consider Storage

One option that many homeowners are finding helpful is to put those items that they do not need right now, the extra furniture that is cluttering their home or the other items into storage. The good news is that we can help with this. We offer Residential Storage options that can help you to keep the home showroom worthy while waiting to move into a new home!

Tip 3: Keep the House Tidy

This is often harder to do than what people realize. However, the tidier you keep this house, the better it will look to all those who come into with the idea of perhaps purchasing. Every day take a few minutes to clean up and keep everything where it needs to be kept!

For those who are in this situation, we know it can be annoying. However, be sure that once you have the extra items packed, decluttering done and in need of a storage solution that you call us here at Dunmar Moving. We can help you to make this stressful situation into one that is not quite as stressful.