Have confidence in your listing price with an appraisal from James M. Hanson Associates, Inc..If you're working with An agent to sell your property, more than likely, you can expect them to provide you with a comparative market analysis (or a CMA) that displays a list of sales houses in your local area. It's a customary starting point when deciding your home's listing price. This is a crucial (and very common) step if your interests are to maximize profit and minimize your time on the market.
In our opinion, though, you might also wish to consider an appraisal from someone who tracks real estate values for living - PRIOR to putting your home on the market - even if you're working with an experienced real estate agent.
A knowledgeable appraisal from James M. Hanson Associates, Inc. can help you decide on a realistic selling price so your house will charm buyers, and we'll also:
Improvements to add valueThere are many important questions to ask yourself before listing your home -- and James M. Hanson Associates, Inc. can help with that. Should we paint the whole house before we sell it... Do I need to finish my kitchen remodel... Practically any project has the potential to influence value in some way. Unfortunately, not all of them have an effect commensurate with their cost. A kitchen remodel might improve your home's appeal, but it might not justify the expenses involved.
James M. Hanson Associates, Inc. can help you with these decisions. Unlike a real estate agent, an appraiser has no vested interest in what amount the house sells for. An appraisal fee from James M. Hanson Associates, Inc. is based on our efforts to complete the report, and are not a percentage of your home's sale price. So a professional appraisal from James M. Hanson Associates, Inc. will help homeowners like you make the best decisions when it comes to investments to add value and settling on a fair price at which to sell.