Be an informed seller. Get an appraisal from Florida Gulf Coast Appraisal Services.Selling your home? You would be wise to invest in a professional appraisal. Don't think of an appraisal as purely an expense; it's worth every penny in the long run! Unless a homeowner studies real estate values on a day to day basis, like a professional appraiser does, it's practically impossible for them to fully grasp local real estate values.
It's tempting to want to base your home's value on how much you've spent buying and improving your home, or the amount you'd like to get for it. Rather, the appraisal measures how much your home will bring on the open market. Technically, something is only going to sell for what another person is going to pay.
Going to sell your home yourself?An increasing amount of Florida homeowners are deciding to sell their homes FSBO (For Sale By Owner) and foregoing the help of a real estate agent. But to do it right, with minimal waiting and for top dollar, what you need is a professional appraisal. It can be very difficult to get an objective opinion, it can be very difficult to take an objective look at your own home because of your emotional attachment to it. We will tell you what you need to know, not just what you want to hear.
In addition to helping you set a sensible selling price so your home will attract buyers, a professional appraisal can:
Get a comprehensive appraisal before listingEven if you have a very skilled agent, it's in your best interest to get an analysis of your home's value before signing a listing agreement. Florida Gulf Coast Appraisal Services can help. We can furnish you with a pre-listing appraisal so both you and your agent have a precise description of your home's features and a detailed breakdown of the most recent and similar comparable sales which we typically refer to as "comps" in the appraisal industry.
A resource for for local real estate knowledgePossibly you've already decided you don't need to go as far as getting an entire appraisal but would like some information about the status of your area's real estate? We can help solve your real estate concerns with services especially designed for customers with your real estate needs.
After you order an appraisal report from us, you can expect....