remodeling before listing

Preparing Your Home To Sell Is Not What You Think It Is

Often I am asked “What do I need to do to my house before I list?”  And you might be surprised that my response is often, “Not much.” By the time you’re listing your home it’s almost too late to make any improvements that are worth the money. Generally I focus on the things that need attention and repair long before thinking about any renovations. So if you’re screens need repair or the roof is near its life span by all means spend away. But kitchen and bathroom remodels won’t give you the return you might expect. Here’s are six projects (and there are likely others) you may want to avoid.

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