Stained & Leaded Glass: A Good Investment For Your Colorado Springs Home
Stained and or leaded glass speaks for itself when it comes to beauty. Ostensibly, the beautiful lines and patterns, natural or geometric are entrancing and just an all around lovely addition to a home. Likewise, their function is plain to see, as they add not only beauty but privacy and class to any location in your Colorado Springs home. While the artistry and practicality are something most of our potential clients are aware of, one thing that people often overlook when it comes to stained and leaded glass is its dramatic impact on home resale values–real and perceived. That’s right, should you ever decide to put your Colorado Springs home they boost you get from your custom stained glass window(s) will make you glad you made such a wise investment!
How Does Stained Glass Affect The Value Of My Colorado Springs Home?
The part stained glass plays in affecting the value of your Colorado Springs home is two-fold.
Real Value: It is fairly simple to understand how stained glass can affect your home’s resale value. Essentially, a stained glass window appraises for significantly more per square foot than what you paid per square foot. In fact, the multiplier is larger than one might expect–sometimes as high as 10X what you originally paid. Meaning, for example, if you paid $600 for a 3ft X 3ft window, it could appraise for as much as $6000 when you go to sell–that’s a big profit!
Perceived Value: Stained and leaded glass affects the perceived value of your Colorado Springs home by making your home appear more expensive and attractive to potential buyers. Stained glass can:
-Draws attention to glass and away from other imperfections in your home
-Make your home appear vintage and classy
-Make a great first impression on potential buyers
-Make your home stand out from other houses at similar price points
All of these factors make for a dramatic increase in perceived value which lends well to a speedy sale at the price point you are looking for–always good things!
If you are interested in exploring the endless beautiful options of stained glass for your Colorado Springs home or are interested in finding out more about how stained and leaded glass affects resale value, contact Colorado Springs Glass today!