Is it worth renovating your basement into a suite?
As the cost of living increases, more homeowners are developing their basements into suites. Currently, there are 9,497 registered secondary suites in the City of Calgary. That’s 651 more than last year. A basement suite is a separate living space on the lower level of your home. It typically includes the same basic amenities as any home, including a kitchen, bathroom, living room, bedroom, and a separate entrance from the main house. Renovating your basement into a suite is a major project requiring a significant investment. So is renovating your basement into a suite worth it? Pros & Cons of Renovating Your Basement Into a Suite There are a lot of benefits to having a basement suite, but it’s not a good idea for every homeowner. It’s important to evaluate the pros and cons of a basement renovation of this size before you proceed. 4 Pros of a Basement Suite Let’s look at four of the main benefits of a … Read more