8 home renovations that’ll annoy the neighbors

It’s natural for proud homeowners to want to upgrade their properties; however, some home renovation projects impact everyone in proximity to the home — and their home values, sellability and general mental state. Here are eight projects that’ll have the whole neighborhood shaking their heads.

Block wants to take the guesswork out of home renovations

While a typical bathroom renovation in the New York City area costs on average $20,000, Block Renovation’s offerings start at around $15,000 or 25 percent less.

Zillow: Most Americans would rather renovate than move

To stay or go, that is the question. Turns out, most Americans would rather fix up their current home than move, according to a new study from Zillow.

Bluehammer is real estate’s latest repair and renovation pricing tool

Bluehammer is a home maintenance and renovation pricing tool for consumers and real estate agents.

51% of homeowners plan to renovate their homes this year

According to Houzz’s 2018 House and Home report, homeowners aren’t shelving their renovation plans — 51 percent of homeowners are planning to begin or continue projects this year.

5 home renovations that are a waste of money for homeowners

The last thing anyone wants to do is invest money, only to end up losing it. Home renovations are investments in the future return homeowners will make when selling their home …

Hurricanes dampen Houzz’s Q3 renovation barometer results

Houzz released its Q3 Renovation Barometer, a report that tracks confidence in the home renovation market among a range of industry professionals, such as interior designers, architects and professional landscapers …

Scrub-a-dub-dub, Houzz says homeowners are ditching the tub

Homeowners are looking for large, high-tech bathrooms with sleek color palettes and finishes, according to the Houzz 2017 Bathroom Trends Report …

What buyers should know before choosing a fixer-upper

Despite being in the midst of an inventory shortage, buyers have been resilient in their quest to become homeowners. For many, that means putting time and money toward transforming fixer-uppers into the dream home they’ve always wanted …

Top 20 States for Home Renovations

One of the many advantages of owning a home is the ability to add—and recoup—value. A recent study by Hearth, a FinTech startup, ranked the states with the most homeowners planning to renovate in 2017, with the top 20 states mostly concentrated in the East, Midwest and West: Hawaii Kansas Montana Rhode Island New Hampshire […]

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