Are you planning a remodel, addition or expansion of your current home? If so, you’ll want to think about how your home improvement project will affect your insurance.
Homeowners are completing more home improvement, maintenance and repair projects than ever before. The HomeAdvisor 2016 True Cost Report indicated that the number of homeowners that finished two home maintenance and repair projects increased nearly 12 percent between February 2015 and February 2016. In addition, the report showed the number of homeowners who spent more than $1,000 on home improvement projects rose between 2015 and 2016. A home improvement project can deliver immediate and long-lasting [...]
If you’re thinking about listing your home for sale this year, it’s a good time to weigh the pros and cons as economic conditions shape up. Here’s an overview of conditions across the country and some advice on how you can find out the latest accurate information on trends where you live.Inventories of homes for sale are at multi-year lows
Usually inventories of homes for sale are higher during the spring months than later in the year. Buyers are more plentiful when the spring sales season begins, so sellers are wise to list their homes by March or April. However, the outlook for this year is grim.
As the year ended, the supplies of homes for sale [...]