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For homeowners, a real estate appraisal is the linchpin to buying or selling their home. It allows the property transactions to occur among the buyer, seller, real estate agent and mortgage lender.   Before an Appraiser arrives, there are a few things you should know. By law, an appraiser must be...
07/08/2014
Lake Lanier Tax Assessments came out in the mail a few weeks ago and our phone has been ringing off the hook. While everyone knows Lake Lanier property has been under assessed for many years. NOW the equalization or Re-Appraisal of all Lake Homes in Hall County, GA appear to be OVER-assessed. The...
05/27/2014
THERE MAY BE SOME VARIANCES IN YOUR LOCAL MLS OR TAX RECORDS, BUT THE BASIC MESSAGE CAN APPLY TO ALL LISTINGS.      Subject: HOW FMLS LISTINGS CAN IMPROVE APPRAISED VALUES   Real Estate Appraisal News Lanier Appraisal Service Mary Thompson-Certified Appraiser                                      ...
04/29/2014
http://www.gainesvilletimes.com/section/6/article/96612/ As a Lake Lanier Appraiser www.lanierappraisalservice.com 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...
03/09/2014
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...
03/01/2014
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. http://www.workingre.com/   THEN SHARE IT! THIS IS ABSOLUTELY THE TRUTH........WHAT APPRAISERS MUST DO EVERY SINGLE DAY FOR EA...
02/12/2014
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...
02/12/2014
  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 ...
02/08/2014
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...
02/03/2014
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 r...
01/30/2014
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