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Is Your “Crazy” Neighbor Lowering Your Home’s Value?

Is your neighborhood difficult to live next to? Is their property an eye-sore? Can having a neighbor like that lower your home's value? I tackle the answers to these questions in this article.

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

The Ups and Downs of Stairs

Have you ever wondered how appraisers account for stairs when measuring a home? Can the type of stairs in a home impact market value and marketability? I tackle these questions in this article.

Appraising, Helpful for FSBO, Helpful Info For Agents, Helpful to Home Owners, Helpful to Homeowners, Home Repairs

Be Careful Not to Over-Pay or Over-Improve!

Thinking of renovating your home? Is it possible to over-spend, while not over-improving a home? I discuss this topic in this article.

Appraisal Profession, Appraising, Helpful Info For Agents, Helpful to Home Owners

Think Big By Thinking Small!

In this article, I discuss microorganisims and personal protective equipment. I hope you find this article timely and helpful!

Appraisal Profession, Appraising, Helpful to Home Owners, Just For Fun

Ten Reasons Owning A Home Is Like Being Married

Home ownership and marriage have a lot in common. I discuss ten ways in this article. I hope you enjoy it!

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What Housing & Carnivals Have in Common

If you've ever over-paid for a carnival toy because you were caught up in the moment, you may have experienced undue stimulus. This article discusses how buyers in the housing market can also experience undue stimulus.

Appraising, Cleveland Area

Famous People From the Cleveland Area

For my last blog of the year, I thought I would take a break from talking about appraising. There are a lot of famous people from the Cleveland and Northeast Ohio area that you might not realize.  Yes, Cleveland rocks! I thought this would be fun way to end the year. Since this is an… Continue reading Famous People From the Cleveland Area