Getting an appraisal from Royalty Appraisals Inc. before putting your Washington County home on the market saves you time and money.If you're planning on selling your home soon, a professional appraisal is absolutely necessary. Don't think of an appraisal as purely an expense; it pays you in the long run! Unless the homeowner makes a career out of studying real estate values, like a professional appraiser does, it's hard for them to fully grasp their local real estate market.
It's tempting to want to base your home's value on how much you've spent buying and improving your home, or the amount you'd like to get for it. You see, an appraisal provides a professional opinion on how much your home will bring on the open market. A home is only going to sell for the price another person is going to give you.
Selling on your own?Quite a few Kentucky homeowners are making the decision to sell their homes FSBO (For Sale By Owner) and foregoing the help of a real estate agent. But to do it right, with minimal waiting and for the best price, you need a professional appraisal. The best thing to have is an objective opinion, it's very difficult to take an objective look at your own home because of your emotional attachment to it. We will inform you of what you need to know, not just what you want to hear.
In addition to helping you set a sound selling price so your home will attract buyers, a professional appraisal can:
Pre-listing appraisals in SpringfieldEven if you have a very skillful agent, it's in your best interest to get an unbiased second opinion of your home's value before signing a listing agreement. And that's where Royalty Appraisals Inc. comes in. We can provide you with a pre-listing appraisal that will let you and your agent have an accurate description of your home's features and a detailed analysis of the the latest and similar comparable sales which we typically refer to as "comps" in the appraisal industry.
We also are available for general consultingIf you feel like an appraisal is not necessary but you need some help gathering local property and sales data, we have services designed especially for customers like you to help with your real estate decisions.
When you order an appraisal report from Royalty Appraisals Inc., you can expect....