Maybe your house is clutter or you want to get a headstart on your move. You might consider hiring a storage pod of offsite storage for three or four months while you’re marketing the home.
“Packing allows you to get rid of some items in your home so the home shows better,” Allard-Moccia said.
Finally, you may want to do a title rundown on your property. Clearing a title defect could take months and could cost thousands of dollars. “Make sure there are no clouds on your title or defects on your title that would prevent you from having a smooth closing,” Allard-Moccia said.