Home Improvements that Pay Off

Here’s a look at this year’s trends for popular remodeling projects and how those projects retain resale value in the Pacific region of the country for mid-range homes.

Entry Door Replacement (steel) – Job cost: $1,366 Resale value: $1,683, Cost recouped. 123.0%

Deck Addition (wood) – Job cost: $11,685 Resale value: $11,828, Cost recouped. 101.2%

Garage Door Replacement – Job cost: $1,756 Resale value: $1,929, Cost recouped. 110.0%

Attic Bedroom – Job cost: $60,675 Resale value: $55.646, Cost recouped. 91.7%

Bathroom Remodel – Job cost: $19,436 Resale value: $16.681, Cost recouped. 85.8%

Window Replacement (wood) – Job cost: $12,489 Resale value: $11.911, Cost recouped. 95.4%

Two-Story Addition – Job cost: $183,801 Resale value: $136,524, Cost recouped. 74.3%

Deck Addition (composite) – Job cost: $17,484 Resale value: $13,995, Cost recouped. 80.0%

Sunroom Addition – Job cost: $83,694 Resale value: $47,488, Cost recouped. 56.7%

Bathroom Addition – Job cost: $45,635 Resale value: $33,715, Cost recouped. 73.9%

Window Replacement (vinyl) – Job cost: $11,465 Resale value: $10,372, Cost recouped. 90.5%

Source: Morderno Real Estate

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s