The expenses that come with buying, renovating and decorating a home can add up, but fortunately, there are ways to save money every step of the way.
GOBankingRates asked real estate insiders for their best tips on how to save money on every part of your home, and their advice can help cut costs for anyone looking to buy a new home or renovate the one they currently have.
Last updated: Feb. 4, 2020
Find out if you qualify for a government home loan, as there are options that require no
Whether you’re looking to put your home on the market this spring or sell further down the road, there are many home improvements you can do on your own to add value to your home. A well-informed homeowner will keep track of all remodels and updates over the years, and will also be aware of the projects that can provide the best return on investment.
Even if your plans to put your home on the market are derailed by the coronavirus pandemic, the added time you’re spending at home means you can take on some updates as do-it-yourself projects.
If you’re selling your home, you probably want to get it off the market ASAP. A quick sale will prevent you from having to possibly maintain and pay for two properties at once, and it also means you’ll probably get a better price for your home. Homes that don’t sell quickly tend to sell for less than asking price.
GOBankingRates spoke to real estate agents and other experts to find out their secrets for how to sell your house fast.
Last updated: Aug. 12, 2019
“If you want to get a house sold fast, the
If you’re going to take on a home project, be it upgrading your outlets to become smart or have USB ports, installing a TV stand, or fixing your plumbing, you’ll need the right tools. Instead of buying individual tools, make sure your home is stocked with an all-in-one tool kit.
A solid tool kit is essential whether you live in an apartment, dorm room, or home because you never want to be caught off-guard in case a problem comes up, or if you can’t find someone available to help fix it. Keep
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. These cookies do not store any personal information.
Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website.