Ask for guidance: Ask your agent to tell you where you need to de-clutter. Asking someone who does not live in your home will help pinpoint the areas you need to focus on first.
Look beyond what you can see: Clutter likes to hide in small places, corners, shelves or under beds. Potential buyers will open cupboards and draws so you must make sure they get the best impression.
Sort things out into 3 categories:
- Things moving with you
- Things to donate
- Things to throw out.
This way you will help stay organised while your property is on the market.
Get a jump start on packing: This will help you keep the basics of your home, which will assist in the styling of your home. This will also keep your personal items safe while your home is on the market.