What home improvements add the most value in your zipcode?

This Cost Vs Value tool allows you to see the home improvement cost of a project and the value it adds to a property based on the zip code

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Why is it important to find the home improvements that add value?

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Helps you to budget and choose wisely.

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Helps you on how to increase the value of any property.

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Allows the realtors to help increase the value of a property for sale.

Discover top 5 home remodeling projects with the best ROI in your neighborhood

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Why Kukun's Cost vs. Value tool?

Primary data

Primary Data

We consider various selling prices of a house on MLS, and check to see if any home renovations were made between two sales of the house.

Primary data
Data Pre-processing

Data Pre-processing

Since different data points (permits, schools, hospitals, etc.) have different formats, we figured out a way to extract and process all relevant information. The data from different sources is then standardized and normalized.

Data Pre-processing
Secondary Data

Secondary Data

We collect a range of geographical data – such information about schools, hospitals, malls, crime rate, neighborhood, and economy – that may influence the ROI.

Secondary Data
Algorithm

Algorithm

Our algorithm pipeline involves data processing, feature engineering, and a learning function that predicts ROI.

Algorithm

Overall, we consider four sets of details for each home renovation record

House details

House details: Basic information about house, year built, house configuration (#bedroom, #bathroom), size, etc.

Neighborhood details

Neighborhood details: A range of information related to schools, hospitals, malls, walk-score, crime rate, etc.

City level details

City level details: Economy, average family income, employment rates, etc.

Home Renovation details

Home Renovation details: Permit description, permit cost, permit date, etc.