Top 20 improvements that will add the most value to your home in 2021

A new study suggests the Covid-19 pandemic has changed what homebuyers are now looking for when it comes to finding a new home.

Monday, 15th March 2021, 4:36 pm
Updated Monday, 15th March 2021, 4:43 pm
Certain home improvements will add the most value to your home.

The report, from find-a-tradesperson platform Rated People, revealed that a self-contained annex for family members, a home gym, a garden room, and an outdoor cooking area for entertaining family and friends, are now among the most valuable home improvements, potentially adding more than £38,000 onto a property’s value.

So here are the top 20 value-adding home improvements you could make in 2021 (and how much value they’d add).

Potential added value to home - £14,385.
Potential added value to home - £12,951.
Potential added value to home - £11,514.
Potential added value to home - £10,649.
Potential added value to home - £9,188.
Potential added value to home - £9,011.
Potential added value to home - £9,008.
Potential added value to home - £8,999.
Potential added value to home - £8,547.
Potential added value to home - £8,123.
Potential added value to home - £8,012.
Potential added value to home - £8,004.
Potential added value to home - £7,630.
Potential value added to home - £7,409.
Potential added value to home - £7,255.
Potential added value to home - £6,859.
Potential added value to home - £6,687.
Potential added value to home - £6,575.
Potential added value to home - £6,396.
Potential added value to home - £6,093.