Dear David, We own a semi in a modest neighbourhood. My husband wants to jazz it up with a concrete drive, new kitchen, new bathroom and a fence. The home “attached” to us is somewhat run down and I fear ours can’t shine next to it. Is it better to move and invest somewhere else?
Dear David, We’ve seen almost 40 houses and are struggling to choose one. Help! – FROZEN DEAR FROZEN: This sounds to me like a “failure to launch” situation, which I’ve run across a couple of times in my career. It could be that your home search is out of synch with the features you want,
Dear David, I am wondering whether a fence adds to the value of a home? – CURIOUS DEAR CURIOUS: The quick answer to your question is yes, especially if you have a larger property. What I have found over the years, is that buyers have an easier time appreciating the true scope of a property
Dear David, With all the changes we are seeing in the real estate market, are we in trouble? – NERVOUS DEAR NERVOUS: When it comes to real estate sales, supply and demand change on a regular basis. As of today, it appears that we are shifting slightly out of a seller’s market and towards a