It happens: Stuff at your home wears out or breaks. But saving 1% to 4% of your home’s value each year for maintenance and repairs isn’t easy. These tips will help your budget process. By the way, the photo in this article caused me to laugh out loud. Be sure you check it out.
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The current situation and how to react to it. Mortgage rates, inflation, home prices and what can happen down the road. Must read if you are trying to decide timing for a home purchase.
I really like this Report by the National Association of Realtors Research Group showing the cost recovery on renovation projects. Wanting to know the best investment for your money on repairs before selling? You can’t go wrong with wood flooring, apparently, except in Florida ceramic tile is really the thing at least in wet areas. But don’t overlook adding a new roof because 100% cost recovery is a good thing when you sell.
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