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Increasing Your Home's Value

12 Easy Steps To Up Your Home's Sales Price

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Increasing Your Home's Value - A 12 Step Guide

Welcome to Rose City Homes‘ 12 step guide to increasing your property’s value prior to choosing an agent selling your home. There are a number of easy upgrades you can perform that will not only make your home more desirable to buyers, but also raise the sales price significantly. From small upgrades like changing out out doormats, to more involved processes like adding a fresh, neutral coat of paint, this guide is sure to pay off when it’s time to get a free market analysis and list your property. 

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1. Curb Appeal

  • Landscaping: Invest in well-maintained gardens, trimmed lawns, and vibrant flowers.
  • Exterior: Upgrade siding, paint, and ensure the roof is in good condition.
  • Accessories: Buying a new front door mat, hose, and window coverings can vastly improve your homes appearance from the street.

2. Interior Upgrades

  • Kitchen: Renovate with modern appliances, fresh paint, and updated fixtures.
  • Bathrooms: Upgrade fixtures, add energy-efficient features, and consider a stylish remodel.
  • Flooring: Install quality flooring – hardwood, laminate, or tile – for a lasting impression.

3. Efficiency Improvements

  • Energy-Efficient Windows: Not only do they add value, but they also cut utility costs.
  • Insulation: Enhancing insulation in attics and walls adds to overall energy efficiency and does wonders increasing your homes value.

4. Smart Home Features

  • Home Automation: Install smart thermostats, security systems, and lighting for modern appeal.
  • Energy Efficiency: Smart appliances and systems can increase efficiency and home value.

5. Additions And Extensions

  • Additional Rooms: A new bedroom or office space can significantly boost value.
  • Deck or Patio: Outdoor living spaces are highly desirable.

6. Maintenance And Repairs

  • Fix Structural Issues: Attend to any foundational or structural problems promptly when increasing your homes value.
  • Regular Maintenance: Keep up with routine maintenance to prevent minor issues from becoming major headaches.

7. Upgraded Lighting

  • Ambiance: Install modern, stylish lighting fixtures for improved aesthetics.
  • Energy-Efficient Lighting: Opt for LED or CFL bulbs to enhance energy efficiency.

8. Fresh Paint

  • Neutral Tones: A fresh coat of neutral paint can do wonders for increasing your home’s value by making spaces appear larger and more inviting. Stay away from odd colors, prospective buyers may not have the same taste as you.

9. Professional Cleaning

  • Carpets and Upholstery: Clean or replace carpets, and refresh upholstery for a clean and inviting atmosphere.

10. Enhanced Storage

  • Built-In Storage: Maximize space with built-in shelves and closets, it will make your home appear more organized and it goes a long way in increasing your home’s value.
  • Garage Organization: An organized garage adds functionality and value. The container store has multiple easy options.

11. Updated Fixtures

  • Hardware: Upgrade doorknobs, faucets, and cabinet handles for a qiock way to increasing your home’s value and adding a modern touch.

12. Home Security

  • Security Systems: Install a robust security system for added safety and value. ADT has easy monthly options for home alarm services.

Our Seller's Agents Will Get The Highest Sales Price For Your Home, Guaranteed

Our seasoned seller’s agents will provide step-by-step guidance throughout the sales process, ensuring you receive the highest value for your home in the shortest time frame possible. At Rose City Homes, our highly localized team of top-notch Pasadena Realtors guarantees a seamless property transaction from initiation to conclusion. Increasing your home’s value is an important part of the sales process, as is getting a free comparative market analysis. No matter what stage of selling your home you are at, Rose City Homes is here to help.

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