What is ARV and Why is it Important?

ARV stands for After Repair Value. Whenever taking on a renovation project or investment flip, the first consideration should always be, “What is the value of the asset after the repairs are made?” From this stand point, you can reverse engineer the project to decide if the investment makes sense or needs to be scaled…

GOING GREEN TO ADD GREEN

Renovating your home with more energy efficient high performing products may feel good and be the right thing to do, but does it add value to your property? The short answer is yes.  The return is mainly due to cost savings on energy bills, and/or appealing to a broader market of buyers which reduces marketing…

Cost vs. Value

Have you ever wondered where the best place is to spend your money to prepare your home for sale? The answers may seem obvious but be careful because the real answer is it depends. Most people would automatically answer“the kitchen and bathrooms or painting and curb appeal, but again the answer is it depends. It…