• Appoint your Estate Agent – important skills you will want your agent to demonstrate are local knowledge, strong experience in valuations and sales in the area and a strong after-sales service.
  • Appoint your Solicitor – match competitive quote with experience and a professional, ‘can-do-will-do’ attitude.
  • Get your BER Cert – this costs between €150 – €200 for a standard house.
  • Compliance Cert – if you have an extension, you will probably need a compliance cert.
  • Notify your bank / building society if you have a mortgage on the property. Your solicitor can also do this on your behalf.
  • Local property tax – make sure it’s up to date.
  • Make a list of what contents and appliances are included in the sale. Remember that integrated appliances, blinds, carpets, poles and garden sheds are normally included.
  • Get ready for viewings. The better your house looks, the better the viewings will go! So get the bin bags out and start to 

 Michael Lavelle Estate Agents
83-85 Bridge Street,
Dundalk,
Co Louth

  +353 42 933 2482
 info@lavelles.ie
  Licence Number 003603