5 Reasons Why Your House Didn’t Appraise For What You Thought it Should! Excellent Article from my Appraiser Friend Tom Horn in Birmingham AL! Tom helps explain some of the myths in today’s housing markets. Although Tom is located in Birmingham AL, some of his points are valid. Baton Rouge may be in a better housing market environment though. I Love These 2:COST DOES NOT EQUAL VALUE!ANDYOUR NEIGHBOR DID NOT TELL YOU THE TRUTH! NO, Cost Does Not Equal Value. Installing Slab Granite Counters in a $300,000 subdivision makes a lot more sense to the market than installing it in Continue reading 5 Reasons Why Your Ascension Parish House Didn’t Appraise For What You Thought it Should
http://www.batonrougerealestateappraisers.net/ – Tremendous Opportunity in Greater Baton Rouge Pre-Foreclosures – Buyer Beware! Tremendous Opportunity in Pre-Foreclosures – Buyer Beware! This was an email I received today and found the advice helpful! “Real estate professionals, investors, and others that know a good opportunity when they see one, realize that today’s real estate market holds tremendous potential for helping them to reach their financial goals. If you’re thinking about jumping into this market, it’s important that you do your homework before investing, to ensure that you’re as happy after your purchase as you were before. Here are some pitfalls to avoid Continue reading Tremendous Opportunity in Greater Baton Rouge Pre-Foreclosures – Buyer Beware!
http://www.batonrougerealestateappraisal.com/ – Baton Rouge Real Estate Appraisers: Why do some houses sit on the market while others sell? Here’s an interesting video by Jay Papasan, an executive of Keller Williams Realty. We see “Jay” on the month “This Month In Real Estate US: November 2010” videos on YouTube. In this video, Mr. Papasan explains why some houses just sit there on the market while others sell, which is an appropriate topic for locals now that the expiration of the Federal tax credit means a lot homes locally are just sitting. I thought his explanations were helpful explanations. The visual Continue reading Baton Rouge Real Estate Appraisers: Why do some houses sit on the market while others sell?
http://www.batonrougerealestateappraisal.com/ – Buying A Baton Rouge Foreclosure? Watch This Renovation Loans Video By Real Estate Broker John Jones.
http://www.batonrougerealestatebuzz.com/ – Video Of Baton Rouge Homes Value: How Much Value Do Pools and Metal Buildings Add? In this video, Realtor and Broker, Tony Zito, and Home Appraiser, Bill Cobb, discuss how appraisers value pools and metal buildings. Generally, the return might be 1/4 to 1/3 of investment, but not always. Sometimes pools have no value at all, especially the older the age of the pool. Some people likes pools and others don’t and end up filling them in with dirt. However, if you’re buying a home to live there forever, enjoy that home and add what you can afford Continue reading Video Of Baton Rouge Homes Value: How Much Value Do Pools and Metal Buildings Add?