Posts Tagged ‘remodeling’

dollarsigns1Did you know that remodeling a home accounts for about 40% of all residential construction spending and about 2% of the US economy?

If you’re getting ready to place your home on the market, there are a few things you should know…

To improve, or not to improve – that is the question.

1. I’ts best to make expensive improvements if they fit existing neighborhood standards. Don’t go overboard.

2. Anytime you can add an extra bath or spare bedroom is good. Again, within existing neighborhood standards. (A good realtor will help you out.)

3. Replace and/or upgrade roofing, windows and exterior paint colors will do the trick everytime.

4. Don’t add bells and whistles just because you want them – add only the ones that will add measurable real estate value.

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