Homeowners really do reap remodeling benefits whether they do it to prepare for sale, or to simply enhance their own enjoyment of their current home. While you are making those updates and repairs, why not experience enjoyment now, and additional buyer interest later?
2015 NAR Remodeling Impact Report states the reasons homeowners choose to remodel are as follows:
- 38% wanted to upgrade worn-out surfaces, finishes and materials
- 17% wanted to add features and improve livability
- 13% wanted a change.
Here is a short list of home upgrades that appeal most to buyers
- Kitchen updates
- Kitchen renovations
- Bathroom renovations
- New wood flooring
This recent National Association of Realtors article will help you choose the right remodeling project for you, so that your home better fits your lifestyle and preferences, yet still gives you value added to buyers down the road!