Selling your home in or near Grayson County? Contact Marty L. Dicken, Inc. and make sure you're setting the price right.Selling your home? You would be wise to invest in a professional appraisal. An appraisal doesn't cost that much and it's worth every penny in the long run! Unless a homeowner makes a career out of studying real estate values, like an appraiser, it's difficult for them to fully grasp local real estate values.
You're probably, as a homeowner, focused on the costs of purchasing and upgrading your home, or how much you want for it. You see, the appraisal measures the true market value of your home. Once you break it all down, at the end of the day, your house is only going to sell for what another person is going to pay.
Appraisals are valuable tools for families selling without an agentAn increasing amount of Texas homeowners are making the decision to sell their homes FSBO (For Sale By Owner) and foregoing the assistance of a real estate agent. But to do it right, with minimal waiting and for top dollar, what you need is a professional appraisal. You need an objective opinion, it can be very difficult to be objective about your 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 realistic asking price so your home will attract buyers, a professional appraisal can:
Get a professional value opinion before listingEven if you have a very skillful agent, it's definitely a good idea to have an unbiased second opinion of your home's value before signing a listing contract. And that's where Marty L. Dicken, Inc. comes in. An appraisal can be extremely helpful in this scenario. It will give both you and your agent a comprehensive breakdown for your property and its features which will give you insight into the health of the local real estate market with a detailed analysis of recent comparable properties in the area.
Marty L. Dicken, Inc. offers general consultingIf you feel like you don't need an "appraisal" but you still want some help gathering local property and sales data, we offer services designed for the needs of consumers like you to help with your real estate decisions.
Here's what you can expect when you place an order for an appraisal from us...