Small Home Improvements Can Pay Off Big

A harsh winter and improving home sales have some homeowners eager to give their properties facelifts. But major remodels, like kitchen or bath overhauls, may not add significantly to the value of a home.

Remodeling magazine’s most recent Cost vs. Value report says that simpler, less expensive projects have the best return on value. Here are a few suggestions appraisers can give to residential clients for projects that won’t cost a lot of time or money:
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Which Home Improvements are Worth the Investment?

The Appraisal Institute invited 2013 President Richard L. Borges, MAI, SRA, to discuss which home improvements yield the best return on investment in the organization’s latest YouTube video.

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