Be an informed seller. Get an appraisal from McRae Appraisals LLC.
If you're going to sell your home, you should seriously consider a professional appraisal. An appraisal doesn't cost that much and it's worth the money in the long run! Unless a homeowner makes a career out of studying real estate values, like a professional appraiser does, it's practically impossible for them to get a handle on real estate market forces.
This isn't a discussion of how much you've spent buying and improving your home, or how much you want for it. Rather, an appraisal assesses your home's market value.
Contact us for information regarding our specialized services for home sellers.
Going to sell your home yourself?
More and more IA 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, you need a qualified appraiser. It can be very difficult to get objective opinions, it's very difficult to be objective about 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 sensible asking price to attract more potential buyers, a professional appraisal can:
People are surprised to discover the value of their home is higher than they originally thought. So spending a little on an appraisal allowed them to get thousands more than they could have gotten originally. Alternatively, some people have an inflated impression when they put a value on their home, by getting an appraisal it gave then the assistance they needed in order to realistically price their home in order for it to sell quickly instead of gathering dust on the market for months. Selling too high rarely attracts buyers, which means no offers and no closing, which can waste your valuable time and drain your resources while getting nothing done
Pre-listing appraisals in Cedar Falls
You may have a highly talented agent but it's definitely a good idea to have of your home's value to finalizing a listing agreement. And that's where McRae Appraisals LLC comes in. An appraisal can be extremely helpful in a scenario like this. It will give both you and your agent a complete breakdown for the unique features of your property which will give you insight into the health of the local real estate market with a record of recent comparable properties in the area.
A resource for for local real estate knowledge
Not wanting to get an entire appraisal but would like some information about how real estate is doing in your area? Maybe you feel like an appraisal is not necessary but you'd still like some help collecting local property and sales data. We can provide assistance for your real estate decisions with services especially designed for consumers with your real estate needs.
When you order an appraisal report from us, expect the following....