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Killer First Impressions: Seller’s Outdoor Checklist

One look, and they’ll fall in love.

by MIKE HALL, Owner/ Broker/ Agent

Any Louisville homebuyer will tell you first impressions are everything. With an unkempt home exterior, that first glance from the driveway can be enough to send a buyer running. Ensure your Louisville buyer crosses the welcome mat with this outdoor selling season checklist.

Boost your beds.
Tidy flowerbeds tell a homebuyer that a house has been well-managed. Even if your beds aren’t full or even green, removing dead underbrush and trimming hedges goes a long way. You may even consider a few bags of fresh mulch raked in with the old for a clean look at a low cost.

Doll up the door.
A fresh coat of paint on a front door instantly adds curb appeal to your Louisville home. On a sunny day, wipe the door clean then apply two coats of paint with adequate dry time between coats. While you’re at it, de-smudge the windows and consider adding a seasonal wreath or monogram for a lovely focal point.

Spruce up with spring flowers.
Welcome your buyers by adding a touch of spring near the front door for under $20 from your local Louisville garden center. Whether potted or in flower beds, colorful flowers make a great first impression by adding vibrancy and warmth....

Louisville's Derby Season Begins!

And they're off!

by MIKE HALL, Owner/ Broker/ Agent

Louisville's Balloon Glow

Louisville locals know that Derby season begins long before the horses take off. In fact, the fun begins at the end of March! We've got all you need to plan your Louisville Derby fun.

Kentucky Derby Festival
The fun begins March 25! Don't miss out on a single event. Click here for all things DERBY season, from dates and times to what to wear. 

Pegasus Pins
Don't forget to purchase your Pegasus Pin for FREE admission to Thunder Over Louisville, The Great Balloon Glow and much more! 

Kroger's Fest-a-Ville
You won't want to miss this! Events including...

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