Know your Condo Rules and Regulations – Tips for Selling Your Florida Condominium

Condo Rules and Regulations

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Florida condominiums naturally attract many different types of people, so if you’re selling one, chances are there will be interested individuals. However, because there are so many different condos in Florida for sale, you’ll have some high competition. Renovating yourFlorida condominium before selling is a good way to ensure that you get an offer not long after listing the condo. By understanding what buyers are looking for, you can have the best chances of making the sale quickly.  Regardless what you do to the condo, it’s important to be familiar with your Condo Rules and Regulations

Maximizing the Space

One great way to make sure potential buyers really like the condo is to maximize the space as much as possible. Walls of windows are a great way to do this, because a lot of natural light is able to make its way into the condo, and it gives the illusion that the space is bigger than it really is. The beautiful Florida views don’t hurt, either. Other great ways of maximizing space include adding shelf space high on walls to create additional areas for items, and to draw the eye up.  Note that most condo rules and regulations won’t allow you to enclose or convert a patio or porch to additional interior space.


Another thing you can do to ensure that you sell your Florida condominium quickly is upgrade the features in the condo. For instance, pull out the carpeting and replace it with wood laminate flooring. This is highly desirable because it’s easier to maintain and looks more polished and elegant than carpeting. Make sure you check the Condo Rules and Regulations as most condos require soundproofing. Make sure the appliances are new and full of features. Most people prefer stainless steel appliances that are energy efficient.


Bathrooms are a big selling point withFloridacondominiums. People are looking for airy, open spaces with plenty of room. Do what you can to open up the space in your bathroom. Install modern, efficient sinks and counter space in your condo’s bathrooms, and make sure the space is as open as possible. New tile in light colors can also make the space seem larger. A fresh coat of light colored paint can give the space a new, open look. Neutral is always better than bright loud colors

Custom Additions

There are a few custom additions that are simple but beautiful and will make the condo more appealing to potential buyers. Consider adding a window seat to den or living room windows, and use a neutral fabric. Other custom additions that can make the space more appealing include floor to ceiling bookshelves (if there is sufficient room), pantry space in the kitchen, window seats in the bedrooms and linen shelves in the bathroom. All of these additions are helpful but you want to make sure you are following the condo rules and regulations.

While Florida condominiums are highly sought after, it’s important to do what you can to make yours more appealing to potential buyers. By using the tips above, you can ensure that your condo has the extra something that makes potential buyers want to make a serious offer quickly.  Remember that you can always locate a copy of your condo rules and regulations often found in the condominium documents here at Florida Condo Docs.