Have confidence in your listing price with an appraisal from REID E. CHOATE & ASSOCIATES, LLC.

Avoid having your home on the market too long or selling yourself short by getting an appraisal to demonstrate the right listing price. If you're working with An agent to list your home, more than likely, they'll give you a comparative market analysis (or a CMA) that includes competing sales in your town. It's a customary starting point when deciding your home's listing price. This step is really important if you're going to maximize your profit and minimize the home's time on the market.

In our opinion, though, you might also wish to consider a pre-listing 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.

And that's where REID E. CHOATE & ASSOCIATES, LLC comes in! We'll perform a pre-listing appraisal so you and your agent both have an accurate description of your home's features and a detailed analysis of the most recent and similar comparable sales or "comps".

Using a licensed appraiser is the top way to get a true listing price for your home in today's changing market. Contact us today.

REID E. CHOATE & ASSOCIATES, LLC can help you decide on a realistic selling price so your house will intrigue buyers, and we can also:
  • Provide tips to help you negotiate once you have a potential buyer
  • Provide written proof of your house's shape inside and out to blow away buyers
  • Eliminate repair hassles at the eleventh hour
  • Decrease the chances of unexpected problems that cause negotiations to break down
  • Do away with waiting for the buyer's appraisal to have assurance the deal will close
So many people are blown away when they find out that the market value of their house is a lot more than they expected, so investing in an appraisal from REID E. CHOATE & ASSOCIATES, LLC actually allowed them to receive several thousand more dollars than they thought they would when their home was sold. Others have an over-inflated opinion of their home's price value and an appraisal helped them to realistically price their home in order for it to sell. An overpriced property won't attract interested buyers, which means you squander time and money and are left with no prospects for buying your home. And all the while you're stuck paying the mortgage while your home is sitting still on the market.

Improvements that add value to your home

REID E. CHOATE & ASSOCIATES, LLC can help you answer the many important questions to ask yourself before listing your property. Should we paint the whole house before we sell it... Is now the time to add a deck... Should I finish my kitchen remodel... Virtually any project will influence value in some way. But each thing impacts value differently. While a kitchen remodel may improve the appeal of a home, it may not add nearly enough to the value to justify your expenses.

Need help making some of these important decisions? We're here for you. An appraiser has no vested interest in what amount the house sells for, unlike a real estate agent. Your fee to us is based on efforts to finalize the report, and not a percentage of the sales price. When it comes to investing in your house and deciding on a fair price to sell at, A professional appraisal from us helps homeowners make the wisest decisions.

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