6 Tips for Pet Owners Selling Their House

When selling your home, Fido shouldn’t be seen … or smelled. Here are the top recommendations Realtors® make to pet-owning clients putting their house on the market (in order of most-suggested):

  1. Remove pets from home during showings (78%)
  2. Replace anything damaged by pet (72%)
  3. Clean home to remove animal scent (70%)
  4. Have home professionally cleaned (61%)
  5. Hide pet gear (47%)
  6. Replace carpet or refinish floors (33%)

SOURCE: National Association of Realtors® report “Animal House: Pets in the Home Buying and Selling Process”