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Hot Topics: Cost vs. Value 2013
Remodeling Market Data
Lower costs and stabilizing house prices bump the cost-value ratio up a notch
For the first time in six years, the overall average cost-value ratio has improved, reaching 60.6%. This is 2.9 points better than the 2011–12 number, which hit a low of 57.7% (the lowest point since at least 2001), and is more than a half-point better than the 60.0% ratio from two years ago.
Home Improvements: Dos And Don’ts For Increasing Resale Value
By MySpendingPlan.com Editorial Staff
There is no doubt that home improvements can increase the resale value of your home. However, you should know that not all types of home improvement projects will add to the value of your home – lots of research has been done on this.
Do Home Improvements Add Value?
Find out which home improvements will add the most value to your home.
Renovating, remodeling, and improving your home can be great ways to give it a makeover, gain extra space, or otherwise make it possible for you to stay in one place longer. But will they increase your selling price? The day may come when you want or need to sell. In preparation for that possibility, realize that not all home improvements are created equal. Some will increase the value of your home, and some will actually make selling more difficult. Here's how to tell the difference.
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