Pre-Listing Appraisal Services from Bell Appraisal ServicesWorking with a real estate agent to sell your home? More than likely, you can expect them to give you a comparative market analysis (or CMA) that displays similar sales houses in your town. It's a customary starting point in determining your home's listing price. For anyone looking to get most profit out of their house, which includes not having it for sale too long, this is a standard process.
In our opinion, however, you should also get an appraisal from a professional who tracks real estate values for living - PRIOR to putting your home on the market - even if you're working with an experienced agent.
We're also experienced in assisting you with setting a realistic price to sell so your house will charm potential buyers, a qualified appraisal from Bell Appraisal Services can:
Home improvements that add valueThere are so many important questions to ask yourself prior to listing your property. Should we paint the whole house before we sell it... Does the fence need replacing... Should I complete my closet remodel... Practically any project will affect value in some way. But each thing affects value differently. While a kitchen remodel may improve the appeal of a home, it might not add nearly enough to the value to justify your expenses.
We'll help you make some of these decisions. Unlike an agent, an appraiser has no vested interest in what amount the house sells for. An appraisal fee from Bell Appraisal Services is based on our efforts to finalize your report, and are not a percentage of the sales price. When it comes to investing in your house and setting a fair sales price, A professional appraisal from us will help homeowners make the decisions.