Cost vs. Value – 2015 Update On What Home Improvement Projects Are Worth

Thinking of doing some home improvements before selling your home?  Which home upgrades score big with buyers? REALTORS® in markets across the country each year judge the effects of 35 home improvement projects on sales prices in Remodeling magazine’s annual Cost vs. Value Report, done in cooperation with REALTOR® Magazine.

Find out what the results from the 2014-15 survey tell us about today’s housing market. Thanks to all those who participated, using their local knowledge to help demonstrate real insights from REALTORS® about the value of home improvements.

Last year’s report revealed which projects open the door to buyers and where remodeling dollars stretch the furthest. It was also the second year in a row that all 35 projects in Remodeling magazine’s Cost vs. Value Report saw more home improvement dollars recouped upon resale of a home than the previous year.

The following link is for New England market but you can navigate to other regions of the country if you want to learn more about values in other areas.  Enjoy!!

http://www.remodeling.hw.net/cost-vs-value/2015/new-england/