Jevin  Barton

Jevin Barton

Licensed REALTOR®

Realty Executives Saskatoon

Mobile:
306-202-9302
Email Me
Jevin  Barton

Jevin Barton

Licensed REALTOR®

Realty Executives Saskatoon

Mobile:
306-202-9302
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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Meet Jevin, your trusted Saskatoon Realtor, bringing a wealth of first-hand experience and a dedication for exceeding your expectations. Since 2015, Jevin has been professionally guiding clients through the dynamic Saskatoon market with a commitment to ensuring client satisfaction in every purchase or sale, whether you’re a first time buyer, relocating, or looking to trade up.

 

Jevin first began his real estate journey in 2004 when he purchased an apartment to renovate while working full time as a Banker in Vancouver. Through hands-on experience, Jevin develop new skills and a passion for property. Fast forward to today, and Jevin has honed his skills through property investments, renovations, and a solid employment and educational background.

 

Specializing in residential sales, from new homes to acreages, Jevin is your trusted ally in the real estate landscape. What sets him apart is not just his expertise but his genuine dedication to client satisfaction. Building lasting relationships is not just a business goal for Jevin; it's a fundamental principle. His success is reflected in the strong foundation of referrals and repeat business he has cultivated over the years.

 

In the fast-paced world of real estate, Jevin remains calm, collected, and committed. His negotiation style is adaptive, tailored to the unique dynamics of each transaction. For Jevin, every deal is a journey, and he ensures that you are well-informed and prepared at every step.

 

Ready for a real estate experience that goes beyond transactions? Jevin is here to guide you, leveraging his extensive knowledge and a hands-on approach to help you achieve your property goals. With Jevin, it's not just about buying or selling a property; it's about creating a seamless and successful real estate journey tailored to your needs.



Designation: B.A. Geography

Education: B.A. Geography - University of Saskatchewan, Diploma - Loyalist College

Specialty: New Home, Residential Resale, Single Family, Semi-Detached, Condo, Townhome and Acreage.

Experience: 8

Area Covered: Saskatoon | Martensville | Warman

Languages Spoken: English