http://www.denhamspringsappraisers.com/ – Denham Springs Real Estate: How Much Value Does Converting Garage To Living Area For A PCC or DR Horton Home in Subdivisions Like Richmond Place, South Point, Woodland Crossing and Westminister Estates? If you’ve driven through the PCC Homebuilders and/or DR Horton Developments around Denham Springs, it’s likely that you’ve seen homes just like the one above with the garage converted to living area. As I drive through these developments for home appraisals, it seems like it makes sense to convert into this manner because a lot of these residents use their garages for storage and don’t park their autos in the garages. BUT, Is this a wise investment in terms of re-sale? Continued. Let’s investigate here! This home was built new in 2002 and sold with 1,751sf. From the interior photos, the living conversion appears to have been completed “properly” to where this addition area was counted as living area, ie., the slab was raised to original home sale height, the flooring matches flooring in home, walls are sheetrock, decor is similar to original home and the central heat/air was upgraded for this additional 360sf to 400sf. There doesn’t appear to be a window unit in this Continue reading Denham Springs Real Estate: How Much Value Does Converting Garage To Living Area For A PCC or DR Horton Home?