Best home improvements for resale in northern virginia

It’s important to always be considering the best home improvements and how renovations could impact your resale value when it comes time to sell your home. Whether you are preparing your Northern Virginia home for sale or plan to stay in it for several years before putting it on the market, this kind of strategic thinking always pays off. 

This is the first post in a five-part blog series on the best home improvements to boost your home’s value. 

To maximize your return on investment, incorporate the following tips into your remodeling plans: 

Kitchen Upgrades – One of The Best Home Improvements for Northern Virginia Home Sellers

As long as you don’t go overboard, you can anticipate recouping at the very least a large percentage of your investment on a kitchen remodel: 

You can give your kitchen a new face lift by giving it a new coat of paint, replacing old light fixtures with more energy efficient ones, switching out older appliances with energy efficient models, and swapping out your old kitchen sink and faucet with an updated version.

If you have a healthy budget, replacing your old cabinets with a new system can be beneficial. However, if you don’t want to spend too much money, look into re-facing your cabinets and updating the hardware. 

Read Part 2 in this five-part blog series on the best home improvements you can make for increasing resale value.

Are you trying to get your Northern Virginia home ready to sell, but you’re trying to figure out which home improvements will give you a good ROI? I sell a lot of homes in Northern Virginia, and I’ve seen what works and doesn’t work with home remodels. Call me at 703-462-0700 or email me at for more information on home remodeling tips.

You can also find some great information on my blog about how to budget money for the best home improvements