“What difference would £50,000 worth of home improvements make to the value of your property?”
This was the question posed to 2,000 UK homeowners recently, revealing some very confident consumers.
35% reckoned they could make a profit from a £50k investment in improvements like decorating, extensions and renovations, with 10% predicting that the works would increase their pad’s value by a whopping £75k to £100k.
Confidence was predictably high in the capital. Half of the London homeowners quizzed expected to make a return on their £50k investment, with a full