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RECENT BLOG POSTS As a Lake Lanier Appraiser I can tell you those tax assessments will hit you hard in the pocket book. But there is a recourse. Read the article. I would argue first that your Boat Dock should not be TAXED as R...
Posted about 1 month ago
Just read a featured Blog about Walking away from a Listing (link Below) Here is one way you can avoid losing that listing......Think Pre-Listing Appraisal...Read ON!   Featured AR Blog by Jody   If you want to try to KEEP that listing at a price YOU can live with.....Tell those kind of sellers t...
Posted about 2 months ago
Just in case anyone does not think an Appraisal is worth the Cost....Please take the time to read this great Article by Diana Jacobs in the Recent Working RE Publication.   THEN SHARE IT! THIS IS ABSOLUTELY THE TRUTH........WHAT APPRAISERS MUST DO EVERY SINGLE DAY FOR EA...
Posted 2 months ago
Attn All Realtors: You have the Power to save more deals with a Pre-Listing Appraisal. Having a Hard time convincing a Seller to pay for this report? Below is a Letter to the Seller that I am providing to you to give to Your Sellers during Your Listing Presentation. Tell them it is from a Certifi...
Posted 2 months ago
  Would you like to REDUCE the number of times your sellers homes appraise lower than the Contract Price? Get a Pre-Listing or Current Listing Appraisal! Why? Because you can and should provide a copy of this appraisal to the BANKS's appraiser. Not only will that appraiser be happy to have a prio...
Posted 2 months ago
Do you know the TRUE heated Square footage of the home you have Listed? It makes a difference! Do not rely on Courthouse Records! If you or your clients live in Hall, Gwinnett or Forsyth Counties in GA and want a professional sketch of a home for marketing purposes we can do that for you! Samples...
Posted 3 months ago
Since most of us in the Atlanta area have been house bound due to the snow and ice event it is a great time to do a little Business and Marketing "House Cleaning" and set your marketing plans for 2014.    My plan it to increase more Realtor Referral and personal appraisal business and rely less o...
Posted 3 months ago
  Happy New Year everyone! Just wanted you to know that we have changed the name of our Company from Mary Thompson Appraisals to Lanier Appraisal Service. Please make a note of it and our website address which is : If you forget, just Google "Lake Lanier App...
Posted 3 months ago
Jeff Gill of the Gainesville Times in Gainesville, GA called and wanted to know how things were going with Lake Lanier Homes values. He knew we specialized in Lake Lanier Appraisals. So as it turned out I had an appraisal to be done on a nice Lake Lanier Home and he along with their photographer ...
Posted 5 months ago
I think I wrote about this before, but had to do it again....Just saw a listing that included the infamous words...Priced to Sell! Really? I thought that was the POINT....Market the home to Sell it!  In this case the home did sell quickly - 32 days on Lake Lanier. But most of the time when I see ...
Posted 6 months ago

Mary Thompson

Lake Lanier Appraiser in North Georgia
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