Turn weekend homeaimprovement projects into big money! Did you know you and your spouse can sell your home every two yearsand pay no taxes on profits up to $500, 000? Ita²s true! In fact, youshould think of your home as an investment as much as a place tolive. Simple renovations can dramatically increase the value ofyour home, and you can undertake most of them on your own and inyour spare time. Renovate to Riches shows you how to turn yoursweat into equity and your home into a moneymaker. Millions of people across America are making their doaitayourselfweekend projects pay offaand you can too. This straightforwardguide will show you how to secure financing for your home, accomplish the renovations that add the most value, and get thehighest price when you sell. It shows you how to design your owncustom plan for creating wealth over five, ten, or even twentyyears, and includes detailed case studies that help you avoidcommon mistakes. Renovate to Riches also includes: a An explanation of complicated federal tax codes a Tips on finding great homes at bargain prices a Advice on financing options a Which renovations add the most value a Professional guidance on interior design, landscaping, and otherhome improvement projects a Which projects you should be able to handle yourself and whichwill require a professional contractor a How to work with contractors and keep it cheap a Practical advice from the expertsareal estate agents, brokers andbankers, tax advisors, contractors and carpenters, landscapers, interior and lighting designers, home inspectors, andappraisers Renovate to Riches is not a getarichaquick scheme. Ita²s apractical, stepabyastep guide to building longaterm wealth. Youdona²t need the skills of a contractor or the experience of a realestate agent; all you need is a little extra time, a little extramoneyaand this unbeatable guide.Home. Renovation. Story. Over the past 10 years we have renovated three homes. Actually, I (Mike ) renovated the first ... I have always been interested in home design, and early in life thought I wanted ... I caught the renovation/builder bug in seventh-grade shop class, where instead of making the standard chessboard oranbsp;...
|Title||:||Renovate to Riches|
|Author||:||Mike Dulworth, Teresa Goodwin|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2003-12-19|