Mortgage rates continue to stay low and that has a lot of homeowners wondering if they should refinance their mortgage. According to a recent report from the Mortgage Bankers Association, and published on WSJ.com, approximately 56% of 30-year mortgages have an interest rate above 4%. And 24% of 30-year mortgages have an interest rate over 4.5%. With interest rates that are well below 4% it seems that there is a lot of opportunity for homeowners to save by refinancing.
If you decide to refinance your mortgage, or put your home one the market, you'll need to get an appraisal. Obviously you'll want to get the highest appraisal possible. This infographic outlines six easy and inexpensive home improvement projects you can do to increase the value of your home.
6 Easy and Inexpensive Projects to Increase the Value of Your Home