How To Improve The Overall Value Of Your Home

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Real Estate Technology with Husky Marketing

Owning a home is something that you might have had dreams about for years or even decades. Finally owning your home is something that you can be truly proud of. The home is an investment and should be treated as one. Improving the home does not need to be handled all at once as you likely will be in the home for years. Aiming to do an improvement or two per year can lead you to have a home you can be proud of over the course of time. Below are you can increase the overall value of your home as it is an investment. 

Landscaping Makes A Difference

Landscaping is something that is often overlooked when it comes to the value of a home. Hiring a company to handle landscaping can be something that keeps up your home’s curb appeal. Lawn maintenance is something that you can hire professionals to do regularly or you can handle yourself. A small yard can easily be maintained by a homeowner but larger properties might require professional help. The right equipment can make lawn maintenance a breeze but you will need to maintain the equipment appropriately. 

Consider Replacing Your Flooring

The flooring of a home is so important when it comes to the energy and overall look of the interior. Carpet can be tough to maintain when you have pets or children. You do not want stains to have to constantly be removed by professional carpet cleaners. Tile is a great option due to its durability and the ease of cleaning this type of flooring. Wood flooring can be expensive and might need to be replaced after a significant period of time.

Creating The Ultimate Backyard Space 

A great backyard space is somewhere to entertain, have fun, and relax after a long day. A deck can be a nice touch as this can be the perfect place to grill. A pool might be an option if you have the budget and live in a climate that is relatively warm. The best aspect of entertaining outside is that the messes will be reserved for outdoors. 

Remember The Home Office Is Increasing its Importance

The home office is going to continue to grow in importance as more people are given the opportunity to work remotely full-time. Creating a unique space can be a selling point that allows you to be productive when working from home while you reside in the home. Waterproofing services can help make a space like that of the basement a waterproof area. You might also want to consider a detached garage as there have been a multitude of companies started from the garage.  

 

The housing market in a number of areas is booming. The interest rates increasing due to inflation have not seemed to slow home purchases in the slightest. You might want to take advantage of a hot housing market as a bidding war can lead you to profit immensely. With that being said, financial experts consider owning a home as a great way to battle inflation.

Comments (4)

Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
RE/MAX Platinum - Waukesha, WI
Giving Back With Each Home Sold!

Great information.   Thanks for sharing and enjoy your day!

Jul 08, 2022 06:13 AM
Bill Salvatore - East Valley
Arizona Elite Properties - Chandler, AZ
Realtor - 602-999-0952 / em: golfArizona@cox.net

Thank you for sharing the information. Buyers and sellers in your area will benefit from your expertise. Wishing you continued success.  Have a wonderful day and sell a house.  bill

 

Jul 08, 2022 06:14 AM
Carla Freund
Keller Williams Preferred Realty - Raleigh, NC
Carolina Life RealEstate & Relocation 919-602-8489

Tommy, Presenting your home's value in ways like curb appeal, use of space, and updating is so important for sellers. Even in a good market these things will help a home sell for more.

Jul 08, 2022 06:15 AM
Diana Dahlberg
1 Month Realty - Pleasant Prairie, WI
Real Estate in Kenosha, WI since 1994 262-308-3563

Tommy Wyher Looks like you have listed some very important things to do to amp up the value of your home.  Thank you for sharing this information.  And Welcome to the Rain! Hope you have a fabulous Summer and 2022!

Jul 09, 2022 02:14 PM