The areas that appeal to most buyers are Kitchen, baths, then overall appearance. I can email some specifics if you like. The bottom line is, I would upgrade, now, so you can enjoy it while you like there. The payoffs are a bonus when you sell.
This may help you.
Go to realtor.org and type in home improvement... more
Very interestng question. On the face of it I don't think it would adversly affect value. If you consider that there are BMR units in many developments and it doesn't affect market value on other units in the development.
I'll pose the question to the Mayor's Office of Housing to see if they have any data and will post that response upon receipt.... more