Home Sales Jump to the Highest in Five Years

Important information on how to get the most value out of your home in this market.
3:00 | 02/27/14

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Or real money team is back because this week we learned the sale of new homes in America has jumped to its highest point in five years the market is heating up. So how can you get the most if you decide to sell your home ABC's Rebecca Jarvis says by learning from someone else's -- big mistakes. Welcome -- -- million dollar mansion in -- just be America's most sellable and helps. It is beautiful but -- systems -- cost -- Sanders is the real terror basically we've got. Five structures we've got the main house we've got the guest house we've got the pool house. We have the ballroom conference center sounds good but -- Current. That is because this is still a look. There's a -- until all. There's a whole all the dining room is full of -- the living room and kitchen. -- its full of license for anyone buying or selling a home. First never be the most expensive house on the block at one point three million dollars it's the most expensive house. In the entire zip coat. What is that cost -- the average house on this block the average house is -- 150000. Dollars this is like ten times -- about ten times that. So well. -- of this critical study showed the majority of buyers won't even get out of their car if they pull up to a house with an ugly front yard. Massive -- statutes. Snow and personality is a dirty word that means this and this. Mistakes. So what should you -- your own -- -- want attorney -- into a bedroom by adding the closet for less than 15100. Dollars more bedrooms more value. -- -- make a solid first impression for a few hundred dollars spring for nice handle and lock on your front door. -- investing your -- plant some trees they get up the value of your home as much as 15%. -- in -- big mansion and you Americans everywhere and Rebecca Jarvis ABC news Indianapolis.

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