Does Remodeling PAY? Cost VS. Value

One of the most common questions we hear is "How much value will this remodel add to my house?" While remodeling should be a very personal choice to meet your own wants/needs it is an important question to consider. Remodeling magazine has been publishing a Cost Vs. Value Report since 2002. Here is a link to the 2011-12 Cost/Value Report

The most important project you can have done to your home? Maintenance. A study by the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government showed that for every dollar spent on home maintenance, home values increased two dollars. Money well spent! Here is an easy checklist to print and put on the fridge as a reminder. Home Maintenance Checklist