Putting a house on the market in or near Jefferson County? Contact Abell Appraisal Services, Inc. and make sure you're setting the price right.If you're going to sell your home, you should seriously consider a professional appraisal. Don't think of an appraisal as purely an expense; it pays in the long run! Unless a homeowner makes a career out of studying real estate values, like a professional appraiser does, it's difficult for them to understand real estate market forces.
We are not talking about the costs of purchasing and upgrading your home, or how much you want to sell it for. You see, the appraisal measures your home's market value. At the end of the day, your house is only worth what another person is willing to pay.
Selling yourself instead of using a real estate agent and need help with pricing?Quite a few Kentucky 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, quickly and for top dollar, what you need is a professional appraisal. It can be very difficult to get an objective opinion, and we understand that it's hard to be objective about your own home because of your emotional attachment to it. We will explain to you what you need to know, not just what you want to hear.
In addition to helping you set a sensible asking price to attract more potential buyers, a professional appraisal can:
Pre-listing appraisals in LouisvilleEven if you have a very skillful agent, it's definitely a good idea to get an objective third-party's opinion of value prior to signing a listing contract. And that's where Abell Appraisal Services, Inc. comes in. An appraisal can be invaluable in this scenario. It will give both you and your agent a detailed description for the unique features of your property which will give you insight into how the local real estate market is performing with a record of recent comparable properties in the area.
Sometimes it's useful to have a general resource for local real estate knowledgeIf you feel like you don't need an "appraisal" but you still want some help analyzing local sales and property data, we offer services tailored for the needs of consumers like you to help with your real estate decisions.
Here's what to expect when you place an order for an appraisal through us...