5 Home Renovations That Could Hurt Resale

Today’s homeowner is unlike the homeowner of 25 years ago because buyers nowadays are only looking to stay in their homes for five to seven years. Because of this short time span, homeowners have to be very careful when making upgrades and renovations to their homes. Some renovations that homeowners may think are upgrades can actually have the opposite effect and could hurt resale. Before you begin any home improvement projects, review this list to see what could hurt you in the long run. The list includes going overboard on landscapes or gardens, converting a garage into a family room, taking out a bedroom, adding a swimming pool, and adding highly personalized colors, fixtures, or finishes. Read the full article here: http://www.foxnews.com/leisure/2013/06/03/5-home-renovations-that-could-hurt-resale/