Selling your home in Central Indiana? Contact Brooks Appraisal Services and make sure you're setting the price right.If you're planning on selling your home soon, a professional appraisal is a must. Don't think of an appraisal as purely an expense; 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 get a handle on real estate market forces.
We are not talking about the costs of purchasing and upgrading your home, or the amount you need to get out of it. Instead, an appraisal provides a professional opinion on how much your home will bring on the open market. A home is only going to sell for what another person is offering to pay.
Going to sell your home yourself?More and more Indiana homeowners are choosing 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, what you need is a professional appraisal. It can be very difficult to get an objective opinion, 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.
In addition to helping you set a realistic asking price to attract more potential buyers, a professional appraisal can:
Pre-listing appraisals in many CountiesEven if you have a very skilled agent, it's definitely a good idea to have an objective third-party's opinion of value prior to finalizing a listing agreement. Let Brooks Appraisal Services help. We can provide you with a pre-listing appraisal that will let you and your agent have a definitive writeup of your home's characteristics and a detailed breakdown of the the latest and similar comparable sales which we typically refer to as "comps" in the appraisal industry.
Consulting services for Indiana Sellers: Have a local expert at your disposalMaybe you feel like an appraisal is not necessary but you need some help collecting local property and sales data. We can help solve your real estate decisions with services especially designed for customers with your real estate needs.
This is a little bit of what you can expect when you place an order for an appraisal through Brooks Appraisal Services...