According to a new report from the National Association of REALTORS®, homeowners that complete a remodeling project are more satisfied with their home. Seventy-five percent of owners who finished a project claim to have a greater desire to be in their home, and 65 percent say they have increased enjoyment in their home. Remodeling projects also bring homeowners a sense of achievement, with 77 percent of owners saying they felt a major sense of accomplishment when thinking of their completed project and 56 percent saying they feel happy when they see their projects.
Review NAR’s 2017 Remodeling Impact Report for more information on the emotional and financial benefits of home remodeling projects. Speak with homeowners who recently completed a remodeling project about their experience and how they feel about the outcome. Talk to a REALTOR® about which remodeling projects owners should undertake if they are hoping to recoup the costs at resale.