I recently received this question from a local Greater Baton Rouge REALTOR®: “Does an “allowance” in a purchase agreement have any pull in an appraisal?” Good question. Allowances indicate dated co… Source: www.homeappraisalsbatonrouge.com Does an “allowance” in a Baton Rouge purchase agreement have any pull in an appraisal? Allowances indicate dated cosmetic condition to a Home Appraiser… One question a Baton Rouge Appraiser would ask is if the seller is offering a decorating allowance, whick is really a concession, of say $5,000 for carpet and paint, is the listing over priced? Read more http://www.homeappraisalsbatonrouge.com/greater-baton-rouge-real-estate/baton-rouge-home-appraisals/does-an-allowance-in-a-baton-rouge-purchase-agreement-have-any-pull-in-an-appraisal/
A KVUE Defenders investigation uncovered mistakes made by appraisers could be adding to Austin’s soaring home prices. Source: www.kvue.com VIDEO: Appraiser mistakes contributing to soaring house prices…interesting “A KVUE Defenders investigation uncovered mistakes made by Appraisers could be adding to Austin’s soaring home prices.” My comment: “It took Texas State Appraisal Board 20 months to investigate 1 appraisal…why? There are many newbie / newly licensed Home Appraisers in Greater Baton Rouge that don’t always appear to know what they’re doing. I was in a state meeting that admitted some trainees now licensed don’t know what they’re doing and a peer Read more
Why Did Baton Rouge Real Estate Agent Improperly Classify Sun Room Living Area Video Why Did Baton Rouge Real Estate Agent Improperly Classify Sun Room Living Area, Are Sunrooms Living Area? Why Did[…] Read More Baton Rouge Real Estate: Why That Home Apartment Is Not Counted As Living Area Baton Rouge Real Estate: Why That Apartment Is Probably Not Counted As Living Area. Why was this home listed in[…] Read More What’s Your Baton Rouge Home Worth? Pre-Listing Appraisals Provide Answers http://www.gbrprelistingappraisals.com/ – What’s Your Greater Baton Rouge Home Worth? Pre-Listing Appraisals Provide Answers! Order a GBR Pre-Listing Appraisal Read more
Larger Baton Rouge Homes Sell For Less Per Sq Ft, Example Kenilworth Subdivion 70808 “BATON ROUGE HOME BUYER LESSON: As a potential Baton Rouge home buyer, you should be aware of the fact that the market or buyers generally pay less per square foot for larger homes and that this is a general rule of thumb in real estate nationally. If you see a listing of a home in a subdivision where that home is much larger than the average home in a subdivision yet priced equivalent to the smaller homes, then you should be on guard about the pricing. Read more
How To Challenge or Contest A Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Have Questions about Baton Rouge Housing? Drop Bill Cobb Appraiser A Note Here: http://www.batonrougehousingreports.com/drop-bill-a-note/ Bill Cobb, Greater Baton Rouge’s Home Appraiser, is sharing “How To Challenge A Home Appraisal” by Adam Verwymeren via Foxnews.com. Article Link is here and is quoted below, so the source is here: http://www.foxnews.com/leisure/2014/06/13/how-to-challenge-home-appraisal/ This is Adam’s opinion and Bill Cobb does not recommend you obtain “comps” or try to estimate your home’s value from sites like Zillow or Trulia. Nothing can kill a real estate deal faster than a low appraisal.
Can Baton Rouge Home Refinancers Receive A Copy of Appraisal Report Can I Review Home Appraisal Prior To Closing? W… Baton Rouge Real Estate News‘s insight: Can Baton Rouge Home Buyers Receive Copy of Appraisal Report Can Baton Rouge Home Buyers Receive Copy of Appraisal Report Can I Review Home Appraisal Prior To Closing? Did the home I’m buying appraise for what I’m Paying? What Comparable Sales Did The Appraiser Use? Sources used in this video are National Association of REALTORS® and The Washington Post Quoting Dodd-Frank Rules QUESTIONS ABOUT BATON ROUGE HOME APPRAISALS? ASK Bill Cobb Greater Baton Read more
http://www.batonrougerealestateappraisal.com – What Is A Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Final Inspection? For new home construction where the home loan began whi… Baton Rouge Real Estate News‘s insight: What Is A Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Final Inspection? For new home construction where the home loan began while home was under construction, a final inspection is a verification inspection to show Lender with photos that home they are lending on is 100% Complete. Inspection also includes verifying if mechanical systems are operational, such as water, electrical and gas. What Is A Baton Rouge Home Appraiser Final Inspection? See on www.youtube.com