Hilarious listing photos show what not to do when putting your house on the market

You might want to remove anything creepy before listing your home online.

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You might want to remove anything creepy before listing your home online.
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Zillow

Andy Donaldson has been running the Tumblr “Terrible Real Estate Agent Photos” since 2013.

Ever since he went through his own house-hunting experience, Donaldson has been blogging about the most unflattering photos of homes he comes across online.

Below, see a collection of this year’s worst photos, showing sellers what they shouldn’t do while prepping their home for a photo shoot by realtors.


Homeowners, you can’t trick potential buyers into thinking your garage is a dining room.

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Four walls around a bathroom are usually considered an essential part of a home.

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You may want to clean up a bit before pulling out the camera.

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Before photographing, it’s best to remove all your baby dolls from the bed …

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… and from the ceiling.

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Bed sheets don’t count as curtains.

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Closets and bathrooms are — and always should be — two separate things.

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The same goes for kitchens and bathrooms.

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Real estate agents, be honest with your clients and tell them if their decor is terrifying …

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… or if their style is just a bit over the top.

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Plants can be a great addition to a home — in moderation.

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The least these homeowners could have done was turn off the TV.

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Be sure to wake everyone up in the house before photographing bedrooms.

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Some homeowners don’t even bother to drain the bathwater …

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… or remove excess furniture.

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