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13 Signs Your Home Is Losing Value

Bob Vila Logo By Glenda Taylor of Bob Vila | Slide 1 of 14: No matter what you think your home is worth, at the end of the day, it’s worth only what someone else will pay for it. Many factors influence a home’s value, including obvious qualities such as its physical appearance, structural integrity, square footage, and amenities—but that’s not all. A home’s value also depends on considerations beyond the perimeter of your yard, including local economic trends and the appeal of the neighborhood. Be on the lookout for some of the following factors that could negatively affect the value of your home.

What Is Your House Worth?

No matter what you think your home is worth, at the end of the day, it’s worth only what someone else will pay for it. Many factors influence a home’s value, including obvious qualities such as its physical appearance, structural integrity, square footage, and amenities—but that’s not all. A home’s value also depends on considerations beyond the perimeter of your yard, including local economic trends and the appeal of the neighborhood. Be on the lookout for some of the following factors that could negatively affect the value of your home.

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