Make the Most of Your Home!
Create Value by Doing Simple Things the Pros Do That Most of Us Forget!

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Preparing a house for sale can be so overwhelming that many sellers give up before they start.
Up Your Value! is a Guidebook.
Each chapter covers one of the basic areas that create value in the eyes of a typical buyer.

For people who have bought and sold many houses, much of it will be reminders of what needs to be done.

For first time sellers, each topic explains what is important and why.

Up Your Value! is a tool for preparing a home for marketing . It was written for sellers, real estate agents and trust real estate officers by an appraiser with over 30 years experience in valuing real estate.

Preparing a house for sale can be challenging. Selling a home and moving is a hassle at best and traumatic at worst. Many people don't know where to start.

Up Your Value! outlines basic steps with a positive, can-do attitude.

The mission: Make the most out of what you have and raise the value in the eyes of typical buyers and appraisers. It guides the reader in not only what to do, but why it should be done, and covers the issues that keep a home from selling at the highest price possible.

Buyers buy on hope: they hope to be happier, more successful, and more at peace in a new home. This book is a guide to making a house look like a home where buyers can visualize their hopes and dreams coming true.

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What do YOU need to do to Maximize Your Home's Value?
Up Your Value! provides step by step guidance covers every aspect of marketing a home in order to get top dollar.

Up Your Value!
Table of Contents:

  • First Impressions
  • Clutter
  • Dirt
  • Smell
  • Walls
  • Floors
  • Kitchens
  • Baths
  • Rooms not used for their intended purpose
  • Furniture
  • Window Treatments
  • Garages
  • Landscaping
  • Pets
  • Maintenance
  • To Stage or Not to Stage
  • Agent or For Sale by Owner
  • Hassles and Painful People
  • Appraisers
With over 30 years of experience, Joanna can help YOU maximize your home's value.
Up Your Value! is available in many ebook formats.
Click here to order Up Your Value! in a downloadable version.