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Landscaping Enhances Your Home's Value


            Many buyers call our real estate office for information on a home after reading an appealing description of the property features.  When you are selling your home, make sure the reality matches the description!  The exterior of your house and the yard will create the first impression for prospective buyers when they drive up to your house.  Spending money on landscaping can bring you excellent returns when you sell your home.  It also enhances the value of other properties in your neighborhood.

            You don't have to spend a fortune or develop an elaborate landscaping plan to make your front yard look terrific.  If the yard is neatly mowed and trimmed and there are colorful plants blooming, the outside appearance of your home will make a good impression.  A good nursery can help you select plants that will grow well and require minimal care. If you are planning any permanent changes or additions to your property, ask your Realtor for advice.