Selling your home in or near Hays County? Contact Appraisal Professionals and make sure you're setting the price right.

Selling your home? You would be wise to invest in a professional appraisal. Don't think of a professional appraisal as costing money; it pays you in the long run! Unless the homeowner makes a career out of studying real estate values, like an appraiser, it's hard for them to understand real estate market forces.

We are not talking about the costs of purchasing and upgrading your home, or how much you want to sell it for. Instead, the appraisal measures your home's market value.

Contact us for information regarding the specific services for home sellers we offer.

Appraisals are valuable tools for homeowners selling without an agent

Quite a few TX homeowners are choosing to sell their homes FSBO (For Sale By Owner) and foregoing the assistance of a real estate agent. But if you're going to do it right, with minimal waiting and for top dollar, you need a professional appraisal. You need objective opinions, it's very hard 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.

Not only can getting a professional appraisal help you set a realistic asking price so your home will attract buyers, a professional appraisal can:

  • Be a very valuable bargaining tool when you find a potential buyer
  • Put buyers at ease with written proof of the condition of your home's interior and exterior
  • Call attention to any issues and eliminate overlooked repairs hassles that might hold-up a closing
  • Lower the odds of unknown problems that cause sales to deteriorate

People are surprised when they find out that the value of their home is higher than they first thought. So investing in a professional appraisal provided the data to support a sale for several thousand more than they thought they would get. Others have an an exaggerated opinion when they put a value on their home, and an appraisal helped them to to realistically price their home in order for it to sell quickly rather than waiting on the market for months. An overpriced home will not attract buyers, which means no offers and no closing, which can waste your valuable time and drain your resources while getting nothing done

Get a professional value opinion before listing

Even if you're working with an extremely talented agent, it's definitely a good idea to get an unbiased second opinion of value prior to signing a listing agreement. And that's where Appraisal Professionals comes in. An appraisal can be indispensable in this scenario. You and agent will get a comprehensive description of the unique features of your property which will give you insight into how the local real estate market is performing with a detailed analysis of the latest comparable properties in the area.

A resource for for local real estate knowledge

Not sure if you need a full appraisal but would like some information about how the real estate market is doing in your area? You might feel like an appraisal is not necessary but you require assistance gathering local property and sales data. We can be a resource for your real estate dilemmas with services especially tailored for clients with your real estate needs.

This is a little bit of what to expect when you place an order for an appraisal through us....

  • Fast response to your initial inquiry: We personalize information to the needs of our clients We'll be thrilled to give you suggestions, just tell us what your situation is
  • Fast turnaround time: Usually in a weeks time or less from the date we receive the request, we can have a PDF of the report in your e-mail inbox.
  • Appraisal and consulting report arrangements to suit YOUR needs: We've done a large amount of assignments, and we understand that when providing real estateappraising there isn't a typical or standard, "boiler place" report. We offer quite a few different of report types, and have know how at providing appraisals to clients that keep the industry jargon to a minimum so that you don't have to be qualified loan officer to read it.
  • Prompt to follow-up questions: When we write reports, we make sure they are clearly written, comprehensible to people outside the real estate industry, and adhere to the Uniform Standards of Professional Practice that governs the appraisal practice. If you have any inquiries regarding your appraisal, after you've read through the report, we suggest that you email or call us!