Whether you’re buying an “As Is” property with plans to rent it, or simply planning to live in your new home while fixing it up, here are some renovation tips that can help you build equity while keeping money in the bank.
Find the Right Team
Many handy buyers, especially those who plan on living in their properties while renovating, like to do home improvements themselves. This is great for some projects, but not all. When it’s time to bring in the professionals, choose the right team to save a ton. Hiring large scale companies can be expensive. If you’re not in a time crunch, then find a one or two-man local handyman. But do your research, be sure they come with glowing recommendations.
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