Appraising, Helpful for Appraisers, Helpful Info For Agents, Helpful to Homeowners

Was This Home Overimproved or Underimproved?

When valuing real property, appraisers must consider characteristics the typical buyer expects a property to offer. In this article I discuss how the same home could be considered to be overimproved or underimproved depending on what prospective buyers are looking for.

Appraising, Happy Living, Moving

All the Tips You Need to Make Moving to a New State Much Easier

Are you planning on moving to another State? This article shares some tips and resources that may help make your move easier.

Appraising, Cleveland Area, Helpful Info For Agents, Helpful to Homeowners, Market Activity

The Cleveland Area Housing Market Was Skating Along… And Then This Happened

Cleveland's hot housing market has cooled significantly. What does the housing market look like currently? I talk about it in this article.

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Appraisal Profession, Appraising, Helpful for Appraisers

Attracting More Appraisal Business

https://open.spotify.com/episode/3wtSRjvsqLDN6PapZBGtW5 Most appraisers are experiencing a significant slowdown in mortgage lending work due to rapidly increasing mortgage rates which are slowing down the housing market. I have seen a slowdown in my lending work also. So what can we do? Half my work is non-lending work, and that’s been a blessing. Mortgage lending work is… Continue reading Attracting More Appraisal Business

Appraising, Helpful for FSBO, Helpful Info For Agents, Helpful to Homeowners

7 Ways to Prepare for a Home Appraisal

Are you anticipating having your home appraised? How can you prepare for the inspection? This article discusses some things a homeowner can do to prepare for the appraisal inspection.