Before you list your place, you'd better make sure it's the best one in its price range. Time for some low-cost projects with big results.
- Upgrade your mailbox, house numbers, doorbell, and knocker with a copper or bronze set (as little as $200 at restorationhardware.com).
- Edge and mulch the beds ($300 to $600 for the mulch).
- Green the grass with nitrogen-rich fertilizer ($50 to $200, depending on lawn size).
NEXT: Update a bathroom