Be an informed seller. Get an appraisal from Mannion Appraisals.
If you're planning on selling your home soon, an appraisal is absolutely necessary. Don't think of a professional appraisal as costing money; it pays you in the long run! Unless a homeowner spends hours every week on real estate valuation, like a professional appraiser does, it's practically impossible for them to fully grasp their local real estate market.
We are not talking about how much you have invested in your home, or the amount you'd like to get for it. Rather, the appraisal measures the true market value of your home.
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For Sale By Owner?
An increasing amount of IL homeowners are making the decision to sell their homes FSBO (For Sale By Owner) and foregoing the assistance of a real estate agent. But if you're going to do it right, quickly and to get the most you can, you need a skilled appraiser. The best thing to have is objective opinions, we're human too, we understand its difficult difficult to take an objective look at own home because of your emotional attachment to it. We will inform you of 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:
It can be surprising to people to discover the value of their home is quite a bit more than they thought. So spending a little on an appraisal provided the data to support a sale for several thousand more than they originally thought. Alternatively, some people have an exaggerated opinion when they put a value on their home, by getting an appraisal it gave then the assistance they needed in order to realistically price their home in order for it to sell quickly instead of sitting on the market for months. Selling too high will not attract buyers, reducing your offers, making closing more difficult, wasting valuable time, money, and efforts.
We also help agents price homes in Cook County
You may have a very talented agent but it's definitely a good idea to get an unbiased second opinion of your home's value to signing a listing agreement. Mannion Appraisals can help. An appraisal can be invaluable in this scenario. It will give both you and your agent a complete description for your property and its features which will give you insight into how the local real estate market is performing with a detailed analysis of recent comparable properties in the area.
Sometimes it's useful to have a general resource for local real estate knowledge
Have you decided against an entire appraisal but still need some information about how the real estate market is doing in your area? If you feel like you don't need an "appraisal" but you still want some help analyzing local property and sales data. We can help solve your real estate dilemmas with services especially designed for customers with your real estate needs.
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