The Odd and Fabulous

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Top Five Tips - Real Estate Photos

Recently my husband and I decided to put our home on the market so we could move closer to my parents. We'd both sold houses before and the experience did not go well.  We wanted to sell quickly, get a fair price, and have it be as painless as possible.  For this to happen, what did we need to do to prepare our home for sale? Did the scratches on the shoe mold need to be sanded and painted OR completely replaced ALL OVER THE HOUSE?  Did I need to get rid of the popcorn ceiling? What about replacing fixtures to current trends?  I felt quite overwhelmed at what I though we'd need to do.

I needed a plan.

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

House Stalking - 12

It's been a few weeks since my last post.  Moving is hell.  Especially with 3 year old twins. 

We've moved into the house we'll be renting for the 18 months, but we're still living out of boxes.  Hubs has a PhD.  He didn't label ONE BOX. 

Me: Honey, Where's the silverware? 
Hubs: It's over in that pile of boxes (gesturing in some general direction)... somewhere.

So, here is what I've accumulated in the past couple of weeks: