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Bruce McDani…, Real Estate Pro in East Syracuse, NY
Bruce McDaniels answered:
Invite a couple of local Realtors to your property and ask their opinion of what you can do within a budget to make the home more appealing to prospective buyers. They will be happy to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 25, 2013 Curb Appeal in 37172
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
Does adding a water fall feature add property value?
It definitely does for the Appraiser.
It probably does for a Buyer.
It might for you.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 6, 2013 Curb Appeal in Waterfall
Michael Levy, Real Estate Pro in Armonk, NY
Michael Levy answered:
what should it cost to power rake a large lot about 13,000sq ft?
HI Jeffrey,
It will probably cost about $200 to power rake, and is a great investment in terms of adding curb appeal to your home, which will raise the value of your house. Contact me ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 28, 2015 Curb Appeal in 10708
Garrett Thill, Real Estate Pro in El Centro, CA
Garrett Thill answered:
What is most important for homeowners to do to improve curb appeal this spring?
Colorful flowers, repaint the fascia with a fresh coat, and trim overgrown trees!
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 12, 2013 Curb Appeal in Iowa City
Dean, Renter in Pinole, CA
Dean asked:
2,3,4,5,&6 Donegal Ct, Pinole.Why is this tiny culdesac unpaved,neglected&basically a hole-ridden dusty strip of gravel that no ones? responsible for? This is basically a small, house lined, dirt road at the end of FERN WAY, and the name changes to DONEGAL CT.(Aka donegal road for some reason)
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 3, 2013 Curb Appeal in Pinole
Laura Feghali, Real Estate Pro in Stamford, CT
Laura Feghali answered:
How important is curb appeal when you have your house for sale?
Hi Laurie,
Curb appeal is of prime importance as this is the first impression that buyers see. Many agents suggest to their buyer clients to drive by the property first to determin ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 30, 2013 Curb Appeal
lornmastro,  in Yardley, PA
lornmastro answered:
Is Venetian Plaster still popular today.?
I have been told that faux finishes are going out of style. The other thing you need to consider is when you are tired of the venetian plaster how hard will it be to get the walls back ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 16, 2013 Curb Appeal in San Diego
Fareen Effen…, Real Estate Pro in Portage, MI
Fareen Effendi answered:
What are some great winter projects that can be completed to help with curb appeal?
Hi Brian,
That's great that you're thinking of sprucing up your curb appeal! I have a background in Interiors as well as in real estate so I have just the suggestions you could use. I' ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 15, 2013 Curb Appeal in 49009
Julie Barnett, Real Estate Pro in Lebanon, IN
Julie Barnett answered:
Is it possible to convert Townhome basements as single bedroom home for rental purpose?
You should really ask a contractor that question. Get on Angie's List or call the Better Business Bureau to get suggestions of some good contractors that you could contact.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Oct 28, 2014 Curb Appeal in 19426
Myra Gouger, Real Estate Pro in Las Vegas, NV
Myra Gouger answered:
how many cars can i have on my property?
Check your HOA guidelines. It will be all spelled out for you.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 3, 2013 Curb Appeal in Las Vegas
Laurenkay101, Home Buyer in Denham Springs, LA
Laurenkay101 answered:
Lots of people are looking for easy access to BatonRouge to work, but have family in Belle Rose or Pierre Part...where to live?
Wow! A friend told me about a place that's 1.2 miles down from Cane Row gas station on Highway 70. Called "Sweet Haven" very nice homes with restrictions. Min sq ft is 1800. Looks aweso ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 14, 2012 Curb Appeal in Donaldsonville
Lisa Erthal, Real Estate Pro in Godfrey, IL
Lisa Erthal answered:
Is it just me but do homeowners seem to decorate much more for Halloween these days than in years past??? I love it. Do You?
They sure do. I just read an article that is among the top 3 Holidays! You should see Alton, IL..One of the oldest and haunted towns in the US, we even have a HUGE parade, and the kid ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 31, 2012 Curb Appeal in Rogers Park
Karen Yunck, Real Estate Pro in Birmingham, AL
Karen Yunck answered:
it a house still for sale even though there is no for sale sign or realtor name on the real estate sign?
What's the address?

Karen Yunck
0 votes Share Flag Sat Sep 28, 2013 Curb Appeal in 48362
Margaret Ram…, Real Estate Pro in Tonto Basin, AZ
Margaret Rambo answered:
Does a manufactured home have less home value than a site built home?
Placement of the home usually is to take advantage of fantastic views we have in our community.
so the way the home is facing does not take away from value or appeal here in Tonto Basi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 8, 2012 Curb Appeal in Tonto Basin
Jeff & Karina…, Real Estate Pro in Arlington, TX
Jeff & Karina Cassell answered:
We will be putting my elderly dad's home on the market soon. Does the return on investment justify the cost of replacing the home's slider?
If the home is in Arlington, my office is here and we have remodeled hundreds of homes in our career of 22 years. We would do a market analysis and see if it justifies the money. If y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 20, 2012 Curb Appeal in 76010
Le Ann Dunne, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
Le Ann Dunne asked:
Sellers funds are limited.They want to prepare to put their home on the market. What is the best use of cash to maximize their selling potential? Would you suggest spending more money on general maintance or curb appeal?
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 19, 2012 Curb Appeal in 52240
Nick Johnson, Real Estate Pro in Maple Grove, MN
Nick Johnson answered:
Landscaping Companies in the neighborhood
Tom Kreuter is a local landscape professional that I would recommend. 612-275-5596
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 15, 2013 Curb Appeal in 55311
Scott Godzyk, Real Estate Pro in Manchester, NH
Scott Godzyk answered:
how can one become or get in touch with an REO clean up contractor?
Josephine in most cases you have to register your business, get insurance and the best marketing would be to meet with the local agents who list the most REO homes. Some banks are using ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 10, 2012 Curb Appeal in 48327
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