How to Increase Your Home's Value

Real Estate

How to Increase Your Home's Value

Should you do major projects to increase the value of your home? It depends on your motive. Are you doing improvements for your own enjoyment or to make your home more valuable in the market place?

Project (average cost recouped, national) according to Realtor Magazine:


Minor kitchen remodel (88%)

Bathroom remodel (85%)

Major kitchen remodel (81%)

Family room addition (80%)

Deck addition (77%)

Master suite (75%)

Attic bedroom (74%)

Siding replacement (73%)

Window replacement (69%)

Home office (55%)