If you're considering selling your home, it's important to do your homework. You'll want to do the right preparation in order to obtain your goal of selling your home for the best price, even in a market that favors sellers. Buyers tend to prefer homes with curb appeal that do not require a lot of work after purchase. Often, only for a small investment, you can spruce your home up with paint, carpet, and possibly professional home staging, depending on the condition of your home and furnishings. Start by finding an agent you can trust to work with to arrive at the right price.