Five Tips for a Pre-Move Purge

August 3, 2022

Five Tips for a Pre-Move Purge

Did you know that selling your home can take anywhere from days to months from days to months?

Partnering with an experienced real estate title company can make the entire process go by faster. While this is a good thing, it also means that you will need to get your home ready for sale much quicker.

Relocating gives you the perfect opportunity to start fresh. By purging your home of things, you don’t need before the move, you can save on moving costs and furnish your new home exactly how you want to.

Interested in learning about what to do when preparing to sell a house? You’re in the right place. Here are five tips for a pre-move purge.

  1. Clean Out Your Closet

The first thing you are going to want to start with is your closet. Go through all your clothes as you pack and set aside anything you have not worn in a long time. A good rule of thumb is to get rid of anything you have not worn in the last year.

  1. Keep Things Organized

Whether you are packing up your closet or kitchen, it’s important to keep things organized. This is important for packing and for highlighting things you may not need to take with you. This makes it easier for you to keep the things you want to purge aside from the rest of your things.

  1. Donate or Sell Unwanted Furniture

Moving gives you the opportunity to re-imagine what you want your home to look like. Take this into consideration as you pick the furniture that you want to take with you. If you have anything that you don’t plan on incorporating into your new home, consider selling or donating it.

  1. Sell Outdated Appliances

Selling your outdated appliances can help you save money on moving costs and contribute toward buying new ones for your new home. This is a great way to modernize your home at the same time.

  1. Consider Having a Yard Sale

Selling household items can sometimes take a while. However, a yard sale is one of the most effective ways to get rid of many items in a single weekend. This can help you raise some funds so that you can furnish your new home exactly how you want to.

Partner With an Experienced Real Estate Title Company

Moving to a new home can be a challenging task. However, this does provide you with an opportunity to purge your home of unnecessary items that you may have collected over the years. This is why you should take some time to look through your home and get rid of whatever you may not need.

This, along with partnering with an experienced real estate title company, can make the entire process quick and easy.

If you have any questions or want to learn more about how we can help you sell your home, feel free to contact us today.

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