Getting an appraisal from Ken Colley & Associates Inc. before putting your Fort Smith home on the market saves you time and money.If you're going to sell your home, you should seriously consider a professional appraisal. An appraisal doesn't cost that much and it pays you in the long run! Unless a homeowner makes a career out of studying real estate values, like an appraiser, it's hard for them to get a handle on local real estate values.
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, the appraisal measures how much your home will bring on the open market. After all, a home is only going to sell for the price another person is willing to give you.
Selling yourself instead of using a real estate agent and need help with pricing?More and more Arkansas 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 to get the most you can, you need a professional appraisal. You need an objective opinion, and we understand that it's hard to take an objective look at your own home because of your emotional attachment to it. We will explain to you what you need to know, not just what you want to hear.
Not only will getting a professional appraisal help you set a sound asking price so your home will attract buyers, a professional appraisal can:
We also help agents price homes in Sebastian CountyEven if you're working with the most experienced agent, it's in your best interest to have an objective third-party's opinion of value prior to signing a listing contract. And that's where Ken Colley & Associates Inc. comes in. We can provide you with a pre-listing appraisal so both you and your agent have a definitive description of your home's features and a detailed breakdown of the the newest and similar comparable sales which we typically refer to as "comps" in the appraisal industry.
Ken Colley & Associates Inc. offers general consultingIf you feel like an appraisal is not necessary but you need assistance analyzing local sales and property data, we have services designed for the needs of consumers like you to help with your real estate decisions.
When you order an appraisal report from Ken Colley & Associates Inc., expect the following....