Posts Tagged ‘Home Value’

Eight odd home value determinants!

Thursday, December 17th, 2015

1. Gas prices Sure, it feels fantastic to fill up your car with gas for just $35 when it used to cost almost $50. But if you’re looking to buy a home, the financial benefit of cheap gas might be overrated—as gas prices fall, home prices inevitably go up. And homes sell faster, too, which takes a […]

5 materials to avoid in your remodeled/new bathroom!

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

1.  Wallpaper In a high-steam area such as a bathroom, wallpaper may start to peel in a few years, according to some designers. In fact, steam is used to strip old wallpaper off walls. Despite the many photos of stylish, wallpapered bathrooms in magazines, unless it’s a half-bath or guest bath that’s seldom used, skip […]

How an Energy Audit can add value to your home!

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

1. Show you where to put the money A home energy analysis such as the Home Energy Rating System Index provides a detailed report regarding energy problems and fixes. Results in hand, you’ll know where to put your home improvement dollars, making your home more attractive to prospective buyers. 2. Lower utility bills Once you know where to […]