In-Person Home Appraisals Won’t Be Required for Some Loans: Should You Get One Anyway? A little-known change in requirements last year from mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac has […]
Home Appraisals Meeting or Surpassing Owners’ Expectations Price wars may be breaking out in some parts of the country during the spring real estate selling season, but when it comes […]
Appraisals Better Check Out With Owner Perceptions Bucking the national trend, more than three quarters of metro areas measured have appraisal values that are higher than owner estimates. The leader […]
Online Home Value Estimates Are NOT Appraisals Where are these home value estimates coming from?
What You Should Know About Home Appraisals Whether you’re a buyer, owner or seller, you’ll want to understand how the appraisal process works and how an appraiser determines a home’s value.
Online home valuations aren’t always accurate! For real estate agents, it’s part of their job to inform clients that home valuations aren’t always the most accurate for any particular home.
Owners Say Their Homes Are Worth More In some of the fastest growing housing markets, such as Dallas and Denver, appraisal opinions are coming in higher than homeowners’ expectations.