Archive | February 2012

Stop!!! Before you apply those special touches or start that remodeling project to your home…Read this!!

10 home remodels that turn off buyers

By Bill Briggs of SwitchYard Media


Hey, it’s your castle. You have the right to pack your palace with all the domestic toys you can afford.

Of course, if and when you decide to sell, these novelties may fail to return your original investment or make your place harder to unload.

For now, bask in your baubles. But here are 10 home projects that may someday induce a cringe from your real-estate agent and potential buyers.


If you have any doubt, call me first and I will let you know if what you have in mind will be worth your while.

Remember,  Ask Patti at  www.Ask4Patticom



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Welcome to my first Blog on the Real Estate Website. Please check back on a regular basis and see what pearls of wisdom you might find regarding my favorite profession…Real Estate. You will find information about homes, activites, events and more in the local communites  of Walnut Creek, Concord, Pleasant Hill, Pinole, Vallejo, Benicia, Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda, Martinez, Antioch, Alamo, Danville, San Ramon, Pleasanton, Dublin and Livermore.