The Relaxing Sunroom: 5 Worst Home Fixes for the Money
Real estate agents will tell you that potential buyers want square footage, pristine condition and lots of light. So a brand-new room that has the word "sun" in it, it has to be great for resale value, right?
first clue: The word "addition" -- which means expanding the footprint
of your home -- indicates that this is not a renovation for the faint of
While it seems simple enough, the national average for a
sunroom addition is $75,224, according to the report. Homeowners can
expect to recoup 48.6 percent when they sell.
That doesn't mean that adding a sunroom is always a bad move.
your home needs another common area, a sunroom could be the answer,
says Katie Severance, co-author of "The Complete Idiot's Guide to
Selling Your Home."