It is possible to greatly increase what a property is worth very quickly if you are able to invest in it and make it much more attractive. This is what a lot of property developers do, but it is also the sort of thing that a lot of savvy homeowners do as well. They buy a property that they know will suit their needs and if it requires a bit of work then so much the better because they will be able to make it an investment.
Investing in a property comes from renovating the areas that need renovating. It is about getting professionals involved where possible. They will be able to identify the important repair work that needs doing so that nothing undermines the value of the property as far as maintenance is concerned.
Further renovation work can be done to address more aesthetic concerns. This helps to lift the value of the property on the market even further because it makes it more attractive to potential buyers. Even if you are not thinking of selling in the immediate future, there may well come a time when your renovation work proves a really positive measure.