Superior Market Knowledge
What is the difference between an Appraisal and a BPO (Brokers Price Opinion) or CMA (Comparative Market Analysis)? Appraisals are completed by certified appraisers who have geographical and industry expertise that far exceeds the knowledge of the typical Realtor. We love Realtors, and partner with many, however, the education and experience requirements for appraisers are much more stringent than for other real estate professionals. That is why lenders, tax jurisdictions, and courts rely on certified appraisals.
Get The Correct Size Of Your Home
Our appraiser will physically inspect the inside and outside of your property, take ample notes and photographs and will measure your home. Many homes are incorrectly reported on county records data, and your home could actually be larger than you think. Measuring your home correctly could mean thousands more in sales price; you shouldn't leave that money on the table!
Don't Sell Your Home For More Than It Can Appraise For
In our fast paced market, bidding wars can be common. However, just because there is an offer above your list price doesn't mean that the lender's appraisal can support that price. What? Why? Well, lenders must have an appraisal completed, and that appraisal relies on closed sales data. If homes haven't sold yet to support the higher offer price, you might have problems at closing. This could cause weeks or months of delay, and could cost you thousands of dollars! Let one of our appraiser experts analyze your situation to see if you should protect yourself against