Last week we closed on our listing in Del Ray on 2723 Hemlock Ave. This home was renovated top to bottom, with a gourmet kitchen, completely updated bathrooms, refinished floors, brand new patio and fully finished basement. We picked out all of the upgrades and finishes for the home, and even added a bathroom to the upper level to increase property value.
This home was on the market in 2014 listed with another agent without any updates. It spent 60+ days on the market at $550k and didn’t even move when the price was dropped to $525k. With an investment in the right upgrades, and a talented contractors, we listed/sold the property for $164k more at $689K!
Our list of renovations included:
-New brick walkway leading to the front door
-Completely remodeled kitchen (2015) with new cabinets, granite counter, stainless steel appliances and hardwood floors.
-Refinished hardwood flooring throughout main level with inviting living room with wood burning fireplace.
-Renovated bathroom with shower/tub combo.
-Upstairs (loft, in law suite, 3rd bedroom) with huge closet, and brand new bathroom (custom tile, new vanity, toilet and curved glass shower door). Permits included.
-Window frames were installed on windows on the main level.
-Updated lighting and electrical outlets.
-Lower level: New carpet, drywall and paint throughout, with a brand new bathroom, complete with standing shower, tile, vanity and toilet. New door to rear fenced back yard.
-Large utility room/work shop with plenty additional space for storage, with new flooring.
-Walk out from the basement to a beautiful brand new patio, perfect for gathering and entertainment. Trees were removed in the back yard, and new mulch was laid down.
-Additionally, new fence posts were made, and concrete stairs on the side of the house were removed. The house was also lightly landscaped.
Homes in this neighborhood have sold for $555K up to $800K depending on size, updates and location within Del Ray. This property sold for $689K.
If you have questions about how to get top dollar for you home, contact us!