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Posted by Kimberly Allen Team on 2/23/2020

To maximize the value of your house, you may need to perform a wide range of home improvements. Fortunately, there are many quick, easy ways to ensure you won't have to break your budget to upgrade your residence before you add it to the real estate market.

Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you save money on home improvements.

1. Receive Multiple Quotes from Professionals

When it comes to performing comprehensive home repairs, it generally is a good idea to err on the side of caution by hiring professional contractors. However, hiring professionals to complete home improvement projects may put a major dent in your day-to-day finances.

If you request multiple quotes for home improvement projects, you can shop around for the best price. Plus, you may be able to negotiate the price from a professional if you have various competitor quotes at your disposal.

2. Consider Do-It-Yourself Projects

In many instances, a home may not require a full overhaul. Conversely, you may only need to perform a series of minor upgrades to ensure your residence is show-ready.

When possible, it may be beneficial to try to perform home improvement projects on your own. If you complete simple tasks like removing clutter from your home's basement or mowing your front lawn, you can simultaneously enhance your residence and avoid the costs associated with hiring professionals.

If you're unsure about how to perform certain home repairs, there is no need to leave anything to chance. In these scenarios, reach out to professionals for expert support, and you can minimize the risks associated with trying to complete these tasks on your own.

3. Consult with a Real Estate Agent

Finding the best ways to cut costs on home improvements can be tricky. Luckily, real estate agents are available who can help you get your house ready for the real estate market, even if you're dealing with a tight home improvement budget.

Typically, a real estate agent will be able to assess your house and help you establish home improvement priorities. This housing market professional then can put you in touch with the top home improvement professionals in your area, as well as provide tips to ensure you can quickly upgrade your residence on your own.

A real estate agent also will serve as your expert guide throughout the home selling journey. He or she will help you list your residence and promote it to dozens of potential buyers. Plus, a real estate agent will host home showings and open house events that enable buyers to get an up-close look at your residence. And if you receive offers on your house, a real estate agent will help you review these proposals and make an informed decision.

There is no reason to overspend to upgrade your residence. Thanks to the aforementioned tips, you can save money on home repairs and prep your house for the real estate market faster than ever before.





Posted by Kimberly Allen Team on 2/21/2020

This Single-Family in Attleboro, MA recently sold for $415,000. This Colonial style home was sold by Kimberly Allen Team - Real Living Realty Professionals.


47 Metacommett Dr, Attleboro, MA 02703

Single-Family

$425,000
Price
$415,000
Sale Price

8
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
This is not your typical cookie cutter colonial! Well landscaped, large & private yard, located at the end of a pretty, quiet cul-du-sac. Gorgeous sun rm w/ tons of windows, skylights & cathedral ceiling, french doors open up to a deck overlooking the private back yard. Large family room with hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, skylights & fireplace. Open floor plan perfect for entertaining. Stainless steel appliances & silestone counters in kitchen, bamboo hardwood floors in formal living room & dining room. Master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and large walk in closet. 2 other good sized bedrooms and another full bath rounds out the second level. Finished basement for added living space makes this the perfect home for your family. Come on Home!

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Posted by Kimberly Allen Team on 2/21/2020

This Multi-Family in Springfield, MA recently sold for $175,000. This style home was sold by Kimberly Allen Team - Real Living Realty Professionals.


164-166 Northampton Ave, Springfield, MA 01109

Multi-Family

$175,000
Price
$175,000
Sale Price

2
Units
2,894
Approx. GLA
Close to AIC & Springfield College is where this 2-family is located. First floor unit has 5 rooms, 2 bedrooms, wood floors, & fireplace. 2nd unit is on the 2nd and 3rd floors and consists of 9 rooms, 5 bedrooms, 2 full baths, wood floor, & fireplace and 2nd floor. all freshly painted Fenced yard and off-street parking. Let your tenant help pay your mortgage.

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Posted by Kimberly Allen Team on 2/21/2020


Lot 44 Ware Road, Belchertown, MA 01007

Land

$100,000
Price

2.19
Acres
Residential
Land Type
Build your dream home on this gorgeous cleared lot. 2.19 acres are ready for you. Great perc results. If you are looking for easy commuting and beautiful land....call today!
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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Posted by Kimberly Allen Team on 2/21/2020


39 Hanover, West Springfield, MA 01089

Rental

$1,450
Price

6
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
Welcome home! Conveniently located right off the rotary with easy access to Mass Pike, 291, 20 and 91. Second floor unit with 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, living room and eat in kitchen on the main floor, plus additional living space with separate office, den space on the 3rd floor. Heat and hot water included, 1 off street parking plus plenty of on street parking. Skip the laundry mat, included is a shared laundry room in the lower level! Landlord to offer $50 credit per month for the first year, for any applicant accepted before Feb 28th. Come on home!
Open House
Sunday
February 23 at 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 39 Hanover, West Springfield, MA 01089    Get Directions

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