Cleaning and organizing your home is vital if you want it to sell. But if you’re shoving items in closets and packing your cabinets to the brim to make it happen? That might be hurting your chances more than helping them. You see, buyers are going to be thorough when touring your home. They’ll look [...]
Let’s face it: we’re all busy. We’ve got jobs, kids to take care of, and errands to run. We don’t have time to clean every nook in cranny in our homes—nor do we want to. Thankfully, house cleaning services abound in our country, and you don’t have to look far to find someone who can [...]
Home renovation doesn’t have to cost you an arm and a leg. In fact, if you choose the right projects—as well as the right materials and contractors to help—it could actually add value to your home, essentially paying for itself in the long run. So where should you start? What home low-cost, under $10K reno [...]
There’s no doubt that renovating your home is a great idea---particularly if you plan to sell your property any time down the line. The right home renovations can add value to your property, make it easier to market and sell and, most importantly, transform your house into a more comfortable, more beautiful haven for you, [...]
Unless you plan to be in your home forever, you should always be considering its value---particularly when you choose remodeling projects, upgrades or even just go about the regular care and maintenance of your property. The right projects, upgrades, and care can mean a bigger ROI and more money in your pocket when it comes [...]
It may be an inventory-strapped market, but that doesn’t mean people are willing to buy anything. Today’s homebuyers still want a great home, in a great location, at a great price – and sellers need to do their best to position their properties as such. Staging, adding some curb appeal and sprucing up the kitchen [...]
Could your home benefit from these small projects?
Your driveway is an important part of your home. It offers passage into your garage, space for parking, and a smooth surface for playing basketball or riding bikes. Your driveway also has aesthetic appeal, as it can enhance (or detract from) your home's appearance.
The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) projected home improvement cost for this 2014, and the numbers are surprising to some.
Home improvements let you personalize your living space, update your mechanical systems, and add to the value of your home. They also increase your home's basis, which is an important factor when eventually sold. Be prepared for tax time and home emergencies by keeping track of your home improvements.