Be an informed seller. Get an appraisal from Craig Gehm Appraisals.If you're going to sell your home, you should seriously consider a professional appraisal. Don't think of an appraisal as purely an expense; it pays in the long run! Unless the homeowner studies real estate values on a day to day basis, like a professional appraiser does, it's hard for them to fully grasp local real estate values.
You, as a homeowner, might be focused on the costs of purchasing and upgrading your home, or the amount you need to get out of it. Rather, 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 willing to pay.
Selling on your own?More and more Pennsylvania homeowners are choosing 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 to get the most you can, you need a professional appraisal. You need an objective opinion, it's very hard 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 so your home will attract buyers, a professional appraisal can:
Get a comprehensive appraisal before listingYou might have an extremely skillful agent, but it's definitely a good idea to get an objective third-party's opinion of your home's value before signing a listing contract. And that's where Craig Gehm Appraisals comes in. An appraisal can be extremely helpful in this scenario. It will give both you and your agent a complete description for the unique features of your property and give you insight into how the local real estate market is performing with a record of the latest comparable properties in the area.
Craig Gehm Appraisals offers general consultingIf you feel like an appraisal is not necessary but you require some help analyzing local sales and property data, we can provide assistance for your real estate dilemmas with services especially designed for consumers with your real estate needs.
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