5 Important Details You Shouldn’t Overlook While Preparing Your Property For Sale


You may think the struggle is over, but some details can escape from your eyes, and it’s normal. This happens especially if you don’t actually live in the property. If you hire an agent, he or she will be able to do an exhaustive revision of the place and tell you what to improve and how to do it.

Take a look at 5 important details you may be overlooking


details-on-air-conditioning-riviera-maya-mexico-real-estate1.- Air Conditioning Leaks

This is a clear sign that your AC needs maintenance, but also, your wall will need a retouch. Use bleach to get rid of any mold and repaint again with some waterproof paint.

Take a look at this Popular Mechanic’s link on how to fix the leaking, or better yet, hire a professional.

details-on-floor-riviera-maya-mexico-real-estate2.- Detached Floor Tiles

This is a serious issue that not only turns down potential buyers but also can create accidents. We’re in Riviera Maya so we’re spending our days walking barefoot or with flipflops. Imagine what a bad floor can do to your feet.

3.- Old Furniture

Some furniture can be antique jewels, some others… not so much. Either way, if you’re used to passing by your furniture every day, it may seem normal for it to have a couple of cracks. Take a good look, sometimes, it’s better to invest in new furniture and increase the value of your property.

details-on-wall-riviera-maya-mexico-real-estate4.- Hidden Cracks in Closets and Storage

It is very important to take a dive in the depths of all your storage and closets. Humidity, cracks, and bugs may be living happily there.  Murphy’s law will make the potential buyer to open exactly the closet you didn’t check. Take your precautions and give a second look to every single one of them.

details-on-metalic-objects-riviera-maya-mexico-real-estate5.- Rust and Old Paint In Metalic Objects

This is not only dangerous because of the rust, but also it can leave a very bad smell and marks on the hands if you have a railing. This is important since we’re living in a very humid weather and both rain and salt can make metal pieces to rust very easily.

Ask your real estate agent what other details must be taken care of.


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