07: Market Value — published on April 9, 2009

Wikipedia definition of curb appeal

Curb appeal is attractiveness of the exterior of a residential or commercial property. The term was extensively used during the housing boom and continues to be used as an indicator of the initial appeal of a property to prospective buyers.

Methods for increasing curb appeal

Curb appeal can be accomplished by any number of methods including the installation of exterior decorations, re-painting, extensive attention to the landscaping. Several television programs have been created to explore ways for homeowners and building contractors to increase the curb appeal of their properties for a more profitable sale.