renovate or tear down and start from scratch

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Posted by: from Okotoks
5/30/2011 at 5:51:35 PM

My 30 year old home needs extensive work. It is structurally sound but needs new windows, siding, plumbing, wiring, 2 bathrooms and a million little things. Is it more cost effective to repair or just bulldoze the whole thing and build a new home on the existing foundation?

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Date/Time6/1/2011 at 3:58:51 PM

If you take into account, the cost for permits, drawings( done by a pro.) and all other costs involved in building "new"......renovate.

Kevin MacMillan

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Cathy And Peter in Okotoks
Date/Time6/1/2011 at 6:25:11 PM

Thanks Kevin, that's what I wanted to hear.

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