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Remodel & Renovate in Maine : Real Estate Advice

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Fri Jul 24, 2015
Murphy Team answered:
If your question is "should you change the 1/2 bath into a full bath?" then the answer is "I would". This adds value and utility to your property.
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Thu May 21, 2015
Christopher Pagli answered:
Hi, Kitchens and bathrooms always bring the biggest return. Be careful how much money you actually invest into the home as you may not see a return if the market doesn't justify a higher price for you. This will all depend on how much you paid for the home, when you plan to sell, and what the market is like at that time.

A deck extension may not be the best investment. Curb appeal is crucial because people judge your home by what they see on the outside. You might consider having an agent guiding you with market data and professional advice, we would need to see the home though.

Have a great day!

Christopher Pagli
Accredited Buyer Representative
Broker

BenchMark Real Estate
100 Congress St
Portland Maine 04101

914.406.9023
My MaineAgent@gmail.com
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Mon Mar 23, 2015
Gail Blanchette answered:
After a winter with 100" of snow, you can bet a 2 car garage will add value to your home!
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Wed May 28, 2014
Tracy Meyer answered:
You need to consult with a credit counselor, which can help guide you in raising your credit score.
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Sat Sep 22, 2012
Sheri Bare answered:
Sorry for typos....it won't let me correct the post.
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Tue Jun 26, 2012
Certified Amani Anuge answered:
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Thu Jun 14, 2012
Ron Thomas answered:
There certainly is more than one Lender in the world:
Your experience with that Bank sounds absurd.
Don't give up!

Will the $80,000 do everything you want plus a safty margin?

Good luck and may God bless ... more
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Sat May 28, 2011
Laura Feghali answered:
Hello Brent,
I think that we are all in agreement here that the cost depends on the size of the bathroom, scope of work performed, and the type of materials used. Designer upgrades vs. middle of the road or low-end materials. As others have quoted: $5K-$20K would be the cost depending on the size and quality of materials.
Do contact a few contractors to get a few estimates as they vary.
Good luck!

Laura Feghali
Prudential Connecticut Realty
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Tue Jan 11, 2011
Dallas Texas answered:
You need confer with the city IF they would even allow this type of structure COULD involve permits and etc.

Lynn911 Dallas Realtor & Consultant, Loan Officer, Credit Repair Advisor
The Michael Group - Dallas Business Journal Top Ranked Realtors
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