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How to Add Value to Your Portland Oregon Real Estate

How to Add Value to Your Portland Oregon Real Estate

By Nieland Homes

One of the biggest questions homeowners have in mind is how they can add value to their Portland Oregon Real Estate because they want their home to stand out from other Portland Oregon Homes For Sale.

If you’re thinking about selling your home within the coming months here are some things you can do to start adding value to your home.

Improve Your Kitchen

Since most buyers who are searching for Portland Oregon Real Estate spend the most time in the kitchen you should first consider making improvements to your kitchen since a renovated kitchen will bring you a 4.6% return on your investment.

When renovating your kitchen it’s important to remember that you should not go over the top and add luxury or gourmet features to your kitchen because this will only make it harder for you to sell your kitchen than you originally hoped.

For best results you should stick with your kitchens original floorplan and focus on adding new, matching appliances, new counter tops, new flooring and then either sand/re-stain your kitchen cabinets since these improvements will help your home to stand out from other Portland Oregon Homes for Sale which are listed on the MLS.

Renovate Your Bathroom

Did you know that renovating the bathrooms in your Portland Oregon Estate will bring you a 2.88% return on your investment?

For best results with renovating the bathrooms in your home you want to focus on improving the flooring and add more cabinetry or shelf space since this will help your home to stand out from other Portland Oregon Homes For Sale.

When renovating the bathrooms in your home you should also know that one of the biggest things you don’t want to do is add major luxury features like spa-like tubs or showers because these will only overprice your home and make it harder for your agent to sell.

Redecorate Your House

Another great thing you can do to sell your Portland Oregon Real Estate is to redecorate your home.

This step is important because it’s easy to redecorate your home yourself and you can make your home stand out from other Portland Oregon Homes For Sale by hiring a professional decorator for one hour so you can get tips on how you can make your home better.

Add A New Deck, Or Refinish Your Existing Deck

One of the great things about living in Portland Oregon is that we can use our outdoor spaces here all year long so if your home has a deck you should consider refinishing it or adding a deck because having useable outdoor space will only add more value to your home.

What Are The Renovations You DON’T Want To Make?

When renovating your Portland Oregon Real Estate it’s important to remember to stick with the existing look and feel of your home instead of going overboard with your decorating choices and decisions since this will only make your home harder to sell.

Some of the common renovation mistakes homeowners make include converting a bedroom over to a workout area or studio, converting a garage over to a living room or family room adding luxury appliances in the kitchen or adding lux upgrades to the bathrooms in their home.

Sell Your Portland Oregon Real Estate

To get started with selling your Portland Oregon Real Estate contact Boca Nieland Homes today by clicking here to connect with us online or calling (503) 636-7770.