Be an informed seller. Get an appraisal from Appraisal Associates of Douglas County.If you're planning on selling your home soon, a professional appraisal is a step in the right direction. Don't think of an appraisal as purely an expense; it's worth the money in the long run! Unless a homeowner studies real estate values on a day to day basis, like a professional appraiser does, it's hard for them to understand local real estate values.
It's tempting to want to base your home's value on how much you have invested in your home, or how much you want to sell it for. You see, an appraisal provides a professional opinion on the true market value of your home. At the end of the day, your house is only going to sell for what another person is willing to pay.
For Sale By Owner?More and more Oregon homeowners are choosing to sell their homes FSBO (For Sale By Owner) and foregoing the help of a real estate agent. But if you're going to do it right, with minimal waiting and to get the most you can, what you need is a professional appraisal. The best thing to have is an objective opinion, we're human too, we understand its difficult difficult to be objective about your own home because of your emotional attachment to it. We will tell you what you need to know, not just what you want to hear.
In addition to helping you set a realistic selling price to attract more potential buyers, a professional appraisal can:
Get a comprehensive appraisal before listingYou might have an extremely skilled agent, but it's definitely a good idea to have an unbiased second opinion of value prior to signing a listing agreement. Let Appraisal Associates of Douglas County help. An appraisal can be indispensable in this scenario. You and your agent will get a detailed description for your property and its features and give you insight into the health of the local real estate market with a record of the latest comparable properties in the area.
Appraisal Associates of Douglas County is available for general consultingMaybe you feel like an appraisal is not necessary but you require some help analyzing local sales and property data. We have services designed for the needs of consumers like you to assist with your real estate decisions.
Here's what you can expect when you order an appraisal from Appraisal Associates of Douglas County...