Do appraisals take into account home renovations? To what extent?

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There are always pros and cons with any home renovation. The biggest pro is that your home always looks way better, and the biggest con is that it always costs too much money. Renovation pros and cons also apply when it comes to home appraisals. Renovations give your home the added value, but never as … Read more

The Home Appraisal Checklist Form [Digital and Printable]

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I’m often asked by homeowners if there is anything they need to do to prepare for the home inspection. I usually inform them to clean up a little and gather any information they have on the property. However, if you want to get the most value out of your home, there is a home appraisal … Read more

Real Estate Appraisal Forms

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For homeowners or clients who have limited knowledge of appraisals, here is a list of the different types of appraisal forms that us appraisers typically use. While some of these forms do not apply to every property, these are the typical real estate appraisal forms used by most appraisers in most situations. Residential Property Forms … Read more