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How Do Baton Rouge Appraisers Use Regression Analysis To Support Adjustments?

This article covers regression analysis in real estate appraising. Sourced through Scoop.it from: dwslaterco.blogspot.com What is regression analysis and how do Appraisers use it to help better view their market and support adjustments? – Best Detailed visual explanation I’ve read about regression by Texas appraisal group. DW Slater blog offers many helpful explanations of the […]

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Baton Rouge Pre-Purchase Cash Sale Home Appraisals Explained
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Pre Contract Price Home Appraisals Baton Rouge

http://www.gbrprelistingappraisals.com – Pre Contract Price Home Appraisals in Baton Rouge, Denham Springs, Zachary Louisiana, Walker Louisiana, City of Central Baton Rouge, Praireville Louisiana, Gonzales Louisiana, Geismar Louisiana, Baker Louisiana. HELPING BATON ROUGEONS UNDERSTAND HOW THE BATON ROUGE HOUSING MARKET WORKS By Bill Cobb, Greater Baton Rouge’s Home Appraiser 225.293.1500 Selling Your Greater Baton Rouge Home […]

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Are you a cross your fingers type of Baton Rouge REALTOR when it comes to appraisals ?

Do you cross your fingers in hopes that the appraisal doesn’t come in low? My Appraiser Friend and Collegue, Tom Horn SRA in Birmingham AL offers on supporting your listing price.  If you’re a listing agent, and the title of this blog describes the way you prepare for real estate appraisals on your listings, then […]

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Baton Rouge Pre-Purchase Cash Sale Home Appraisals Explained
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Baton Rouge Pre-Purchase Cash Sale Appraisals Explained Video

Pre-Purchase Home Appraisals For Cash Sale In Baton Rouge Explained This involves the homebuyer paying cash and obtaining a pre purchase home appraisal, pre-purchase home appraisal or cash sale home appraisal to determine if they’re paying a fair price and if the physical information presented by REALTOR is correct or not. Physical information can be […]

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Does one-mile radius of comps in appraisals still apply

Does one-mile radius of comps in appraisals still apply in 2016? Sourced through Scoop.it from: activerain.com Does one-mile radius of comps in appraisals still apply in 2016?  ANSWER: I would strongly recommend watching Fannie Mae’s CU video on comp selection.  I’ve attempted to provide actual Fannie Mae references to help answer this concern.  http://activerain.com/blogsview/4811305/does-one-mile-radius-of-comps-in-appraisals-still-apply-in-2016-

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Seeing the forest and the trees in real estate, look at more than 12 months of data

Seeing the forest and the trees in real estate Sourced through Scoop.it from: sacramentoappraisalblog.com Seeing the forest and the trees in real estate by Ryan Lundquist.  Look at more than 12 months of data My comment: Great Point, Ryan! Yesterday, I was completing a SMART Appraiser history graph of median sales price showing +7.8% gain over […]

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Baton Rouge Appraiser Frustration Computers Questioning

Fannie Mae CU or Collateral Underwriter can be frustrating to Home Appraisers when their computer models try to second guess Appraiser’s judgment.  Now computer models tell Appraisers the comps they should use instead of Appraiser Judgment For example, this past week, I performed a foreclosure purchase on a home obviously needing some repairs and on […]

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Baton Rouge Appraiser USDA Rural Development Appraisal

USDA or Rural Development Home Appraisal Requirement follow the most current FHA appraisal requirements. In 2015, FHA increased appraisal standards and requirements for a house to qualify for FHA financing. Assuming the house actually meets each of these standards below, these are the new comments I’ve added to my Baton Rouge USDA Home Appraisal Reports […]

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Baton Rouge FHA Appraiser New Report Commentary 2015

In 2015, FHA increased appraisal standards and requirements for a house to qualify for FHA financing. Assuming the house actually meets each of these standards below, these are the new comments I’ve added to my Baton Rouge FHA Home Appraisal Reports .  As with any home purchase, new house or exiting house, I highly recommend a […]

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4 REALTORĀ® Tips To Help Your Deals Appraise

There’s been HVCC, now Dodd-Frank, now TRID and Third Party this and Third Party that – AMCs (Appraisal Management Companies) to help create buffers in business between REALTORS® so those that service deals don’t become too cozy. My interpretation of Dodd-Frank law was that it was meant to right the wrongs of HVCC – to […]

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Baton Rouge Appraiser Responds: Subjective Views can kill a home sale

Recently, the Washington Post and Ken Harney published, “Appraiser’s subjective view can kill a deal despite accord by buyer and seller”, see link at bottom.  In this article, it talks about recent studies of adjustments to comparable sales used in appraisals and categorizes adjustments into two camps: objective and subjective. Dictionary definitions tend to lump […]

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Lakepark Garden Homes Baton Rouge Be Careful of Pricing

I recently completed a Baton Rouge refinance home appraisal in Lakepark Garden Homes. Lakepark Garden Homes was developed in 1985 with some homes built, stalled building due to U.S. economic meltdown and resumed new homes in approximately 1992-1994. Homes range from 874sf to 2,373 sq. ft. average size 1357sf. The following is my report on […]

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