What to do when selling your home....
When selling your home we offer the following tips


street appeal

  • Mow Lawns and do edges
  • Re-mulch garden beds
  • Cut back trees
  • Pressure clean driveway
  • Repaint the front of your home

Handy hint – Avoid parking cars, trailers,
caravans or boats on lawns or nature strip.

spick and span

  • Spring clean
  • Windows – inside and out
  • Remove cobwebs
  • Clean ceiling fans and light fittings
  • Exit mould Showers
  • Clean Mirrors
  • Clean oven, rangehood and cooktop
  • Keep fridge free from magnets & notes
  • Pools

Handy hint – Don’t forget about those dark
corners and inside cupboards


  • Remove any personal items
  • Keep kitchen bench clear and clutter free
  • Keep laundry neat
  • Put away toothbrushes, soaps and
  • shampoo bottles
  • Minimise furniture
  • Start packing anything you don’t use on a regular basis

Handy hint – Put your shoes away - don’t leave
them at the front door

fix it

  • Light globes
  • Cracks
  • Scuffs and holes in walls
  • Leaking taps
  • Broken blinds
  • Door handles
  • Lubricate sliding doors and windows
  • Fly screens

Handy hint – Buyers will open and close

 freshen up

  • Reduce odors / deodorise
  • Burn candles
  • Avoid smoking in the property
  • Buy some fresh flowers
  • Buy some fresh herbs for the kitchen
  • Avoid pets in the house while selling

Handy hint – Buyers don’t want to hold their
nose through an inspection.


  • Use heating and cooling to set a comfortable temperature
  • Turn on lights
  • Open windows and doors
  • Fluff pillows
  • Make beds
  • Straighten sofas

Handy hint – We want to make your buyer
feel at home.

unique items
Turn on media room equipment
Turn on feature lights
Turn on water features
Turn on music systems if they are a part
of the home

Handy hint – If a buyer cannot see something
they will not pay extra for it.



Mink Property is Australia's premier residential real estate agency servicing the Sunshine Coast area including Brightwater, Mountain Creek, Parrearrea, Kawana Island, Birtinya, Bokarina, Buddina, Kawana, Mooloolaba, Warana real estate agents, Wurtulla, Caloundra, Bells Reach  and all surrounding areas.


“ Proud to be the preferred real estate agent for the Stockland Brightwater Estate in Mountain Creek