Home renovation

Happy Friday! In this week’s Friday Five I have covered everything from paint colors to what interest rates mean for home affordability.

First up is a great read on Should You Fix Up Your Home or Sell It As Is? This is a popular question many home sellers face and the answer is not always an easy one. Don’t let the words “fix up” scare you. Sometimes a “fix” is something much simpler than it seems. The author stresses the value an easy coat of paint can do to both the interior and exterior of a home. Read on for more tips.

Thinking about painting your house for resale but overwhelmed with options? Check out How to Choose the Right Paint Color When Selling Your Home.

Another good read on “fixes” to make to your home is 6 Easy, Affordable Smart Features That Could Help Sell Your Home Faster. Smart home features are becoming more and more popular so if you’re interested in adding a one or even a few to your home read one for details.

Will Rising Rates Make Home Buying Easier in 2017? This is a detailed read on explaining all you need to about historic vs. current interest rates and home affordability.

Are you a first time homebuyer or thinking about purchasing your first home? This article is for you –5 Big Costs First-Time Homeowners Don’t Realize They Have to Pay.

I hope everyone has a chance to get out and enjoy the beautiful weekend ahead!