Uncategorized February 10, 2021

Market Update February 10, 2021


If you, or someone you know, are looking to increase the value of your/their house before selling it… it might be disappointing news to find out that the vast majority of hired-out improvements will not even return a full dollar for every dollar spent. This is especially true in this market where a decent – and available – contractor is hard to come by. While it’s generally true that a renovation will increase the likelihood the property will sell… in this seller’s market, it makes no financial sense.

However, if you will be staying in your house for the long haul, here is a list from my favorite Canadian of the top 10 DIY & hired-out renovations that you can enjoy for a long time and almost return you to parity when you eventually sell: