Selling A Vacant Barrington Home - Don't Let The Dead Bugs Kill Your Sale

Managing Real Estate Broker with Barrington Realty Company 471.000044

Are you selling a vacant Barrington home?  As soon as you have vacated the house the flies and bugs are going to make themselves at home. Somehow they find their way in and take up residence. Silly on their part because there isn't going to be much food around, in fact they'll become food for the spiders, and one way or another they are going to die; on the carpet, in the bath tub, in the sinks, everywhere. dead bugs on your carpet

As time passes more dead bugs, more dead flies, fat spiders but even some of those die. Before long your vacant Barrington home is not so appealing to buyers. Dead bugs or alive bugs make buyers think one thing.

An infested house. Not sure if I want to buy a house full of dead bugs, there must be a problem. Or just plain 'eww' let's move on.

So what should you do? If you are still local you should visit the house often, and clear up the dead flies and bugs. Vacuum your carpets and clean the tub, just make sure they are all gone. What if you are not local? Make sure your listing agent is willing to take care of this for you.

We specialize in selling vacant Barrington homes and will visit often to fluff and flush ready for showings.  Flushing the toilets helps to keeps them clean and helps keep your septic system operating. Fluffing is a quick clean to remove bugs, flies, trash, a quick spray of air freshener all ready for the next buyers. We visit our homes once a week, report to you and call you if there is something we need you to deal with.

So if you are going to be selling a vacant Barrington home, don't let the bugs kill your sale, call Corinne your vacant home selling expert. 847-363-3686

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Kristal Wilson
Keller Williams Costal Properties - Long Beach, CA
Making your real estate transaction kristal clear!

Corinne ~ great item to add to my duties as a listing agent, "fluff and flush". Thanks for the suggestion.

Jul 23, 2011 05:45 PM #1
Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender -
NMLS #216987 - New Lenox, IL
708.921.6331 - 37 yrs experience

Great advice, Corinne!  There are some very well-known phobias out there .. and bugs top the list!  You're providing a great service to your clients by doing your "fluff and flush".  Wouldn't it be sad to lose a buyer over a problem so easily taken care of??? 


Jul 25, 2011 01:01 PM #2
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