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The craziest things that kill your home's value

GOBankingRates Logo By Trae Bodge of GOBankingRates | Slide 2 of 21: Whether you skimped on an upgrade to save money early on or just haven’t had time to update certain features of your home, not keeping up with the neighbors could hurt your home’s value. Adrian Muller, president of Hudson View Appraisal Services, said homes without features that are common in the area, such as a patio or pool in Florida, will have an overall lower value.

Not Keeping Up With the Joneses

Whether you skimped on an upgrade to save money early on or just haven’t had time to update certain features of your home, not keeping up with the neighbors could hurt your home’s value. Adrian Muller, president of Hudson View Appraisal Services, said homes without features that are common in the area, such as a patio or pool in Florida, will have an overall lower value.

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