Be an informed seller. Get an appraisal from A J REAL ESTATE APPRAISAL SERVICES.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 a homeowner makes a career out of studying real estate values, like a professional appraiser does, it's hard for them to fully grasp real estate market forces.
It's tempting to want to base your home's value on the costs of purchasing and upgrading your home, or how much you want for it. Rather, an appraisal assesses the true market value of your home. At the end of the day, your house is only going to sell for what another person is going to give you.
Need help setting a price when selling yourself?An increasing amount of California homeowners are deciding to sell their homes FSBO (For Sale By Owner) and foregoing the assistance of a real estate agent. But to do it right, with minimal waiting and to get the most you can, what you need is a qualified appraiser. The best thing to have is an objective opinion, and we understand that it's 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.
Not only will getting a professional appraisal help you set a realistic selling price to attract more potential buyers, a professional appraisal can:
Get a professional value opinion before listingYou may have a highly experienced agent, but it's definitely a good idea to have an analysis of value prior to finalizing a listing agreement. And that's where A J REAL ESTATE APPRAISAL SERVICES comes in. We can provide you with a pre-listing appraisal that will let you and your agent have a precise description of your home's characteristics and a detailed breakdown of the the newest and similar comparable sales which we typically refer to as "comps" in the appraisal industry.
A J REAL ESTATE APPRAISAL SERVICES provides general consultingIf you feel like you don't need an "appraisal" but you need some help gathering local property and sales data, we offer services designed especially for customers like you to assist with your real estate decisions.
This is a little bit of what to expect when you place an order for an appraisal from us...