Do I need a bankruptcy appraisal?

Bankruptcy appraisal provides proof of the value of your home If you are ever in the situation where you need to file for bankruptcy, and you own a home, you will probably need a bankruptcy appraisal. Choosing a qualified bankruptcy appraiser is important because there are a lot of moving parts in this process and […]

How old can an appraisal comp be?

Can’t find a good appraisal comp? A concern I often get from real estate agents is that there are no comps to price their listings. After I start discussing the situation with them and talking it through, it turns out that there are comps but you have to know where to look. Today I thought […]

How to successfully have your appraiser voice heard

Is your appraiser voice being heard? It seems like these days that everyone wants their voice to be heard. Because of the nature of our latest election as well as the latest news headlines, and the available social platforms, there are more people talking about every imaginable issue. Just because you are talking, however, does not […]

The worst appraisal advice home sellers actually believe

Appraisal advice to help make you a smarter consumer If you ever need appraisal advice be careful who you get it from. Not everyone who offers appraisal advice can give you the information you need that will help you to price your home to sell. Today I’m going to share with you some advice I’ve heard […]

Pelham, Helena, and Alabaster new construction update

A quick look at Pelham, Helena, and Alabaster new construction activity in 2016 After reading a recent article in the Alabaster Reporter that described how plans for a new residential development had been denied I was curious about Pelham, Helena, and Alabaster new construction activity. These three communities are popular among home buyers in Shelby […]

 

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