Making Renovations Before You Sell

So you are thinking about selling your home but its not yet ready.  Well here are a few tips to help you get focused.

The greatest error many people make is to make extensive renovations without regard to return on investment.  A dollar spent on renovations does not necessarily equate to a dollar added to the value of your home.  Carefully determine what will bring the most “bang for your buck”.  According to the Appraisal Institute of Canada “spa” style shower systems are a very popular upgrade which only brings a return of approx. 36%.