Bad neighbours can make it hard to sell your home

 Bad neighbours are not just annoying, they can also cut into your property value by as much as 10%, says a leading U.S. appraisal group. The Chicago-based Appraisal Institute, the largest professional association of real estate appraisers south of the border, says everything from annoying pets, unkempt yards, unpleasant odors, loud music, dangerous trees or poorly maintained exteriors can cut into the value of your home. The group makes numerous suggestions for buyers before they purchase an it could impact the value of your potential home over time.

 

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