America’s home renovation market is booming. More than half of home builders polled for the National Association of Home Builders’ Remodeling Market Index said they saw an uptick in remodeling activity in the first quarter of 2019.
And Improving America’s 2019 housing report from Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies notes that the home improvement market hit an all-time high of $424 billion in 2017.
However, while installing an in-ground pool or adding a lavish master suite may seem appealing, many expensive home upgrades won’t yield a worthwhile return on investment (ROI) in the long run.
So, if you’re eager to turn a profit when it comes time to sell your house, check out these ways to make your home’s value skyrocket.