Framingham MA, Natick MA Real Estate | Diane B Sullivan, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerag

If you intend to list your house in the weeks to come, you may want to complete a wide range of home improvements. That way, you can transform your ordinary house into an awe-inspiring residence, increasing the likelihood of a fast, profitable home sale.

Although you may have lofty expectations for your home improvement projects, it is important to note that performing myriad home repairs can be costly. And if you're not careful, you risk overspending to upgrade your residence.

Fortunately, it can be easy to establish a home improvement budget – here are three tips to help you develop an effective home improvement budget.

1. Determine Which Areas of Your House That You Want to Improve

When it comes to crafting a home improvement budget, it is important to differentiate between major and minor home repairs. By doing so, you'll be better equipped than ever before to budget for assorted home maintenance projects.

A kitchen overhaul or bathroom renovation may be considered a major home improvement. Conversely, updating the color of your bedroom may be a minor home improvement. If you assess the major and minor home improvements that you want to perform, you can put together an appropriate budget.

Of course, you should take an objective look at you house to decide which areas that you want to improve. With an objective view, you can identify various home issues, determine how much money will be required to fix these problems and budget accordingly.

2. Examine the Home Improvement Funds at Your Disposal

In all likelihood, you only have a finite amount of money at your disposal. Luckily, regardless of how much money you have, you should be able to establish an effective home improvement budget.

Oftentimes, it helps to get multiple quotes from home improvement professionals. If you receive a variety of quotes, you may find that you can save money on home repairs, as well as stick to a tight home improvement budget.

It also may be cost-effective to complete simple home improvement projects on your own. If you possess the skills and know-how to perform quick, easy home repairs, you may be able to enhance your house without putting a dent in your home improvement budget.

3. Set Home Improvement Priorities

Priorities are important, particularly if you need to put together a home improvement budget. It generally is a good idea to set priorities for different home improvement projects. Then, you can allocate the necessary time and resources to complete home improvement tasks in order of priority.

If you plan to list your house soon, home improvements may prove to be exceedingly valuable. Home upgrades can help you differentiate your residence from the competition and enable you to achieve the optimal home selling results.

Lastly, if you need extra help prior to listing your residence, it may be beneficial to collaborate with a real estate agent. This housing market professional can put you in touch with top-notch home improvement professionals, offer home improvement tips and insights and much more.

This Single-Family in Framingham, MA recently sold for $540,000. This Garrison style home was sold by Diane B Sullivan - Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.

2 Salvi Drive, Framingham, MA 01701


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Immaculate North Framingham garrison colonial nestled on manicured flat level corner lot… Beautiful front to back living room with fireplace and gleaming hardwood floors, added family room with vaulted ceiling in skylight, formal dining room in impeccable condition with beautiful bay window opens to well-equipped tiled kitchen with granite counters, stainless steel appliances, and bonus tile kitchen breakfast room, master bedroom features beautifully updated granite bath, three additional bedrooms with carpet covering hardwood, additional 536 square feet in the finished lower level family room/game room, Great storage many updates include windows, vinyl siding, furnace and AC, Gas heating and cooking that vents outside, One car garage, new bulkhead & underground sprinklers… Easy access to aqueduct for walking, schools and new Nobscot library, minutes to Mass Pike, Rt 9 and Shoppers World. . . a pleasure to show this beautiful home!! Showings begin now- no open house

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