boosting home value during an appraisal

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boosting home value during an appraisal

Five years ago, my husband and I flipped our first house. That project was one of the biggest learning experiences of my life. We had to find our way through a complicated project without losing the money that we had invested. One thing that we learned about was getting appraisals done on properties. Unfortunately, we had to learn this lesson the hard way. We didn't have an appraisal done before we started the renovation and when we finished, the value of the home didn't increase enough to give us the profit we wanted. Since then, we learned what projects will boost the value during an appraisal and what won't.

What Can You Do Before And After An Appraisal?

23 July 2015
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A low appraisal can cause problems for both the homeowner and potential buyers. If your home appraised value is low, buyers could be forced to walk if their mortgage lenders are not willing to fund a home below the set appraisal limit needed for a loan. If you are worried about receiving a low appraisal, here are some things you can do before and after the appraisal.  Provide the Appraiser With Relevant Information Read More …