After a long, grueling search, including several overheated bidding wars, Jim and Claire found the home of their dreams. They were ecstatic when their offer was accepted and the transaction
Most homeowners have that one thing about their home that they wish were different.
“My house would be perfect if it just had one more bathroom.”
“I love my house — except for the kitchen layout.”
“If I had more storage space, I could live here forever.”
For some owners, their home’s fatal flaw exists outside the four walls. Maybe the house backs up to a creek that floods whenever it rains, resulting in a squishy backyard perfect for breeding mosquitoes. Or perhaps the home is located on a busy street that generates too much traffic noise. It could just be that the house is too far from the homeowner’s job, and the long commute has gotten old.
If you’re feeling discontented with your home, you may be thinking about renovating … or getting out entirely. Before you knock down walls or put your home on the market, check out our quiz — it could help you think differently about your situation. https://www.zillow.com/blog/quiz-renovate-home-or-sell-225199/