Renovation Realty President Cannon Christian recently participated in an interview with Main Street to discuss home improvement projects that boost resale value.
He notes that his team has seen a growing demand from buyers who want appealing outdoor living spaces when searching for the perfect home. Adding decks, patios, garden sitting areas and outdoor dining spaces are great ways for homeowners to add value to their home before selling.
According to Remodeling Magazine‘s “2014 Cost vs. Value” report, 87.4% of the cost of building a wooden deck can be recouped when selling.
Read more of Cannon’s helpful advice in the article here.
Also, check out this infographic from California Association of Realtors, noting that outdoor living spaces are one of the most important attributes for both men and women when searching for their dream home: