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5 House Selling Tips And Tricks From The Pros

by The Underwood Team

If you have a house in Midland, Texas and you want to sell it in the near future then it is a good idea to make use of a couple of magical real estate tips and tricks. Such real estate tips not only that will help you sell your house quicker, but you will also get more money into your pockets as well! Here is what you need to do in order to sell your house from Midland as soon as possible and for the most money.

1. Get rid of all the pests in the house. Especially if you have a pretty large property, there might be a lot of pests such as cockroaches, rodents, bats, squirrels, raccoons, etc which will lower the value of your house. Make sure that you get rid of them at all costs, otherwise no buyer will ever be interested in purchasing your house in Midland.

2. Fix what can be fixed in your home. In a similar fashion, no one might ever be interested in buying a property which has serious flaws and structural damages. If you know that you have certain problems with the plumbing system or the electrical wires are pretty old and damaged, make sure that you fix/replace them as soon as possible in order to raise the value of your property and make it more practical. 

3. Try home staging services. Home staging actually means decorating your property with the latest and most beautiful furniture items in order to attract more clients and customers. Such a service can actually make you sell your house for more money as most clients manage to get with up to 10% more cash for their properties. Also, home staging is conducted under the supervision of a professional house decorator, so you should expect top quality services as well.

4. Take advantage of MLS listings. If you advertise your property on MLS listings, you are more likely to attract a lot of potential buyers and sell your house quicker because you are actually promoting your home on the internet. MLS listings are accessible to any potential customers and if they are interested in your property, they might call you right away in order to arrange a house inspection. A lot of homeowners actually managed to sell their expensive properties in just a few days thanks to MLS listings.

5. Give your property an exterior "facelift". It is also highly recommended to make small aesthetical changes here and there, in order to make your property more attractive and eye-catching. For example, you can start by repairing and repainting the fence around your house, fix any missing shingles in your roof, decorate your yard with more flowers and floral arrangements, wash your walkways, the garage door, the patio deck, etc. Small details like this can make a big difference in the long run!

Also, if you want the help of a professional real estate agent in order to sell your property in Midland for more money then make sure that you contact us today and we will bring in potential buyers for you in no time.

City Of Midland Asks Residents to Help with Mosquito Control

by The Underwood Team

Ways you can contribute to help the Mosquito population


  • Empty all flower pots, old tires, gutters, standing water.
  • Change out the water collection pans on your flower pots.
  • Cover anything that can or might hold water.
  • Maintain swimming pools with the proper care.
  • Repair or prevent any outside leaks, (Ex: plumbing, window units etc.).
  • Clean things weekly that need water daily. (Ex: Bird baths, water troths, water bowls).
  • Mow your lawn weekly.
  • Use mosquito replants for your yard. Tiki Torches, bug replant candles, bug spray etc.
  • Fill holes, nooks, and crannies that water can stand in.


It takes anywhere from 10-12 days for mosquito larva to produce after it rains. Keep that in mind when we have rain.



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