Want to destroy your home’s value? Try this

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06/13/2014 | Author: Marty Kramer

Actually, there are many ways homeowners chip away or sink the value of their homes. This MSN Real Estate slide show outlines 14, including keeping an above-ground pool, not getting proper remodeling permits, and closing off the porch.

Your Texas REALTOR® can give you more advice, whether you want to know how to boost the value of your existing home or are looking to buy a home with good resale prospects. If you don’t already have a Texas REALTOR®, use the search on TexasRealEstate.com

Categories: Buyers, Sellers
Tags: buyers, selling, sellers, consumers, mistakes


Comments

Jeanette Edwards on 06/13/2014

The comment about high fences and enclosed patios is not true in all parts of the country.  Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex properties tend to all have high wood fences unless they’re in an HOA and the home backs to a greenbelt. etc.

Eleny Simpson on 06/13/2014

I agree with Shane!

Shane Allen on 06/13/2014

I like when I click on a link for it to take me to the mentioned article… I hate clicking on a link only to have to click on another link…


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