Linda  Pinizzotto

Linda Pinizzotto

Sales Representative

RE/MAX Realty Enterprises Inc., Brokerage*

Mobile:
416-561-7373
Office:
905-271-7373
Email Me
Linda  Pinizzotto

Linda Pinizzotto

Sales Representative

RE/MAX Realty Enterprises Inc., Brokerage*

Mobile:
416-561-7373
Office:
905-271-7373
Email Me

Home Preparation Checklist

Home Preparation Checklist

To get the best return on your home, you need to make your home look its best. Here’s the checklist that will help you do it.

Inside Your Home

Floor Coverings (carpeting, tile, linoleum, hardwood, etc.)

  • Dirt or stains?
  • Excessive wear or damage?
  • Area rugs clean and stain-free?

Walls and Ceilings

  • Dirt, fingerprints or other stains?
  • Nail cracks or tape residue?
  • Cracks, chips, water damage?
  • Need for repainting or new wallpaper?
  • Neutral, light colours for roomy environment?

Doors

  • Dirt, fingerprints or other stains?
  • Need new paint?
  • Open/close easily without squeaks?
  • Latches/handles secure and working properly?

Windows

  • Glass sparkling clean; chip, paint and crack free?
  • Open/close easily?
  • Latches/handles/locks secure, working properly?
  • Dirt and fingerprints on frames or sills?
  • Screens clean and without holes?
  • Storm windows in good condition?

Window Coverings (curtains, drapes, blinds, etc.)

  • Dirt or stains?
  • Excessive wear or sun damage?
  • Open/close easily; hardware working properly?

Lighting (lighting makes a room feel more inviting)

  • All bulbs working and proper wattage?
  • Broken switches, exposed wiring?
  • Table and floor lamps working properly?

Pet Areas

  • Clean, organized, odour-free?

Entryways and Hallways

  • Clean and free of clutter or obstructions?
  • Welcome mat(s) clean and inviting?

Closets and Storage Areas

  • Clean and well organized?
  • Clutter and excess junk removed?
  • Clothes hung neatly and not jammed together?
  • Shoes and boots neatly stored/stacked?

Kitchen

  • Every surface sparkling clean?
  • Counter-tops organized, all but daily use appliances?
  • Refrigerator spotless inside and out?
  • Organized? Spoiled food discarded?
  • Frost removed? Light bulbs working? (Buyers look!)
  • Oven/stove-top clean? Burner trays cleaned?
  • Sinks clean; faucets working properly and leak-free?
  • Garbage disposal in good working condition?
  • Cupboards/pantry spotless, organized?
  • Dishwasher clean and stain-free?

Living Room/Dining Room/Bedrooms/Den/Study

  • Everything thoroughly vacuumed/dusted?
  • Excess furniture removed for roomier atmosphere?
  • Remaining furniture clean and in good repair?
  • Wood and other surfaces clean and polished?
  • Bookshelves neat, organized and clutter-free?
  • Children’s games/toys stored neatly?
  • Fragile items removed and stored?
  • Smaller valuables removed/locked away?
  • Window coverings open for views and sunlight?
  • Mirrors clean and in good repair?
  • Ashtrays cleaned and kept out of sight?
  • Fireplace clean, logs/kindling stacked neatly?

Bathrooms/Powder Room

  • Every surface sparkling clean?
  • Counter-tops organized, free of clutter? Fresh soap?
  • Sinks spotlessly clean; faucets working properly?
  • Tub and shower surfaces clean?
  • Towels stain-free and hanging neatly?
  • Shower curtain clean and in good repair?
  • Toilet extra-clean and working properly?
  • Closets organized and clutter-free?
  • Medicine cabinet clean, “personal items” removed?

Basement/Furnace Room/Garage/Attic/Storeroom

  • Clean and well organized?
  • Clutter and excess “junk” removed?
  • Remaining items stored/stacked neatly?
  • Everything thoroughly vacuumed/dusted?


Outside Your Home

Structures

  • Exterior surfaces clean, in good condition?
  • Front door exterior clean, inviting?
  • Eaves troughs and downspouts clean, in good repair?
  • Gates open/close properly; hardware working?
  • Fences/decks in good repair, in good condition?
  • Sidewalks and walkways in good repair?
  • Driveway clean, in good repair?

Yard and Environment

  • Driveways, sidewalks clear of snow, ice?
  • Lawns mowed/edged regularly; large bare spots repaired?
  • Leaves removed from lawns and flower beds?
  • Trees pruned, hedges trimmed?
  • Flower beds weeded and tidy; dead plants replaced?
  • “Junk” and scrap removed?
  • Lawn furniture clean, organized, good repair?
  • Bicycles, children’s toys stored neatly, out of way?
  • Firewood organized and neatly stacked?
  • Yard free of “doggy deposits”?


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About Linda

 

Linda Pinizzotto is a Realtor Owner of the Linda Pinizzotto Real Estate Group, a branch of RE/MAX realty Enterprises located in her office building in Port Credit. She is a recipient of numerous Awards, Industry leader with a reputation for hard work and a strong determination to do the absolute best. Throughout her 42 year career she has helped family, friends, clients and referrals through their life changing events; downsizing, upgrading, relocations and during emotional times. Her humble beginnings and life initiatives are fascinating as she tells her story below. She comments on her knighthood as a Dame of the Order of St. George and reflects on the the most challenging time in March 2010 when Linda stepped forward to create a non profit and advocate for 1.7 M Condo Owners rights. Recognition for her Chivalry stands above all of her achievements.

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Buyers and Sellers in in Toronto, Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Kitchener, Barrie, Vaughan, Richmond Hill etc contact Linda Pinizzotto and the Linda Pinizzotto Real Estate Group. They have a Realtor referral system covers Canada, United States and Europe. Taking a position as mentor in an industry filled with Realtors, Linda prefers mentor, investor, entrepreneur and educator for her Clients to "Enjoy the Power of Experience" ​​​​​​​Linda Pinizzotto Real Estate Magic Radio Show hosted by Spotify and others, Condo Radio Show or her Podcast for invaluable information. Linda is the recipient of several awards. Outstanding Innovator Award of Toronto Waterfront Magazine  holds a soft spot. "Years ago a Client of mine gave me advice to change my life Linda don't just sell property, buy them to become wealthy". Her investment portfolio of single family and condos properties, cottage and retail/office/apartment offers her clients a wealth of investment knowledge.  



Specialty: Residential, Freehold and Condominiums Industrial, Commercial Farms, Acreage Cottages, Land

Experience: 33 Years

Awards: Platinum Award,

Area Covered: Mississauga, Toronto, GTA, Oakville, Milton, Burlington, Hamilton * Also a Referral system for all other Ontario areas

Languages Spoken: English