How to spruce up your home for the spring market

Spring is traditionally a time when the housing market comes back to life. Nowhere is this more true than in Scotland where last year 53 per cent of all second hand properties above £400,000 were put on the market between March and June.

Spring is also when many buyers across the UK begin their hunt for a new home. So with large numbers of properties flooding onto the market, how can vendors make the most of the conditions? Here are some easy fixes to ensure your home has kerb appeal and stands out against the competition.

Get gardening

Smarten up front door furniture

Perfect paintwork

Clean windows

And don’t forget the interiors