Remodeling Regret Is Growing
Interest in home remodeling has surged during the pandemic. But homeowners may not be happy with the results of all their house projects, pointing to the high expenses and strain on relationships.
One-third of about 600 respondents recently surveyed said they regret their remodel, according to the survey from Lantern by SoFi, a personal finance resource. The most common regrets were using a credit card, spending more time or money than expected, and remodeling the kitchen, the survey found. Also, 53% of respondents said their relationships were strained by a remodel, the survey found. Read more