Congratulations! You’ve found a home to buy and have applied for a mortgage. You’re undoubtedly excited about the opportunity to decorate your new home, but before you make any large purchases, move your money around, or make any ...Read More
Which items will add value to your home and help with resale when the time comes to sell?
The answer is: “Only the ones that future buyers will also want and be willing to pay for.”
As a general rule, choosing the functional over the merely cosmetic and choosing neutral over unusual or exotic will pay at resale. Taste and current trends can also affect the value of an update such as unusual colors. Bright colors have a limited appeal, so a more neutral tone will satisfy a broader audience.
Which updates will add the most value to your home?