Getting an appraisal from Monroe Owen Appraisal, Inc. before putting your Monroe County home on the market saves you time and money.

Selling your home? You would be wise to invest in an appraisal. An appraisal doesn't cost that much and it pays in the long run! Unless a homeowner makes a career out of studying real estate values, like an appraiser, it's difficult for them to understand local real estate values.

We are not talking about the costs of purchasing and upgrading your home, or how much you want for it. Instead, a appraisal provides a professional opinion on how much your home will bring on the open market.

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

Appraisals are valuable tools for families selling without an agent

More and more IN 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 for the best price, you need a qualified appraiser. The best thing to have is objective opinions, it's very difficult 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.

In addition to helping you set a realistic selling price so your home will attract buyers, a professional appraisal can:

  • Give you an advantage while bargaining once you have a potential buyer
  • Impress buyers with written proof of your home's condition inside and out
  • Alert you of problems and get rid of any overlooked repairs hassles that might delay a closing
  • Help lower the chances of hidden problems that cause sales to deteriorate

People are surprised to discover the value of their home is more than they originally believed. So by taking the first step and investing in an appraisal allowed them to receive several thousand more than they thought they would get. Alternatively, some people have an inflated assessment of the value of their home, and an appraisal helped them to to realistically price their home in order for it to sell quickly instead of gathering dust on the market for months. Selling too high 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 comprehensive appraisal before listing

Even if you have with a very skilled agent, it's definitely a good idea to get of your home's value to finalizing a listing agreement. Let Monroe Owen Appraisal, Inc. help. An appraisal can be invaluable in a scenario like this. You and agent will get a complete description of the unique features of your property and give you insight into how the local real estate market is performing with a record of the latest comparable properties in the area.

Consulting services for Monroe County Sellers: Keep a local expert at your disposal

Not wanting to get an entire appraisal but would like some information about the health of your area's real estate? If you feel like you don't need an "appraisal" but you still want assistance collecting local property and sales data. We can help solve your real estate quandaries with services especially designed for customers with your real estate needs.

If your wondering what to expect from us when you order an appraisal just take a look....

  • Prompt response to your initial inquiry: We personalize information to the needs of our customers Just tell us your situation and give you suggestions.
  • Swift turnarounds for appraisals: Normally one week or less from the date the request is received, we can have a PDF of the report in your e-mail inbox.
  • Appraisal and consulting report arrangements to suit YOUR needs: We've worked on quite a few of assignments, and we've learned that when it comes real estateconsulting and appraising it's naive to think there's a typical or standard, "cookie cutter" report. We provide quite a few different of report types, and have a lot of experience at providing appraisals to consumers sans the in an easy to read format without a lot of industry jargon.
  • Quick response to follow-up questions: When we deliver a report to our clients, 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 regulates the appraisal practice. Should you have any questions about your appraisal, after you've read the report, just give us a call or email us!