7 Steps to House Selling Success
Homestore.com's moving center provides calculators as well as information on moving options, storage, truck rentals and related
topics. This information, plus assistance and advice from your Grand Heritage Real Estate.
It's ideally best to get rid of excess furniture and other goods by having a sale before you move. This will reduce the
volume of goods to be moved and thus lower moving costs. Unwanted furniture which cannot be sold can often be donated to charitable groups, many of which will come to your home to pick up donations. All other unwanted items should be taken to a
landfill. You should provide the U.S. Postal Service with a forwarding address, and utility companies should be advised when to end service. Check with utility companies to see if there is deposit money which should be returned.
How do you plan a move?
The time to plan your move begins once you've decided to sell your home, some of the activities required to sell the home can actually help with the moving process. For example, cleaning out closets, basements and attics means there will be less to do once the home is under contract.
Your planning will be guided by a number of things: