Increase Your Home's Value

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Increasing Your Home's Value

Here is a list of Projects (average cost recouped, national) according to Realtor Magazine:

Minor kitchen remodel (88%)

Bathroom remodel (85%)

Major kitchen remodel (81%)

Family room addition (80%)

Deck addition (77%)

Master suite (75%)

Attic bedroom (74%)

Siding replacement (73%)

Window replacement (69%)

Home office (55%)

Projects that may increase your home’s value include: Jacuzzi (4 jets or more); permanent hot tub; in-ground pool; security system; sprinkler system; substantial out buildings; and vaulted ceilings. These may not add value to your house: above-ground pool; ceiling fans; garden pond; and light fixtures.

When remodeling keep mass appeal in mind. Use durable, quality materials, and keep the value of your property within 15 to 20 percent of your neighbors’. I'm always in the neighborhood and can stop by at your convenience to tale a look at your home and help you determine what updates  would be best for your home. Give me a call or a text at 616-745-9417 or send me a note at