Need an appraisal in or Seminole County?
Here are the top 7 reasons why homeowners call on :
Need help deciding the price of your home in or near , ?
At , we understand the particular needs of a consumer looking for appraisal services. While our typical business clients understand the appraisal process and standard reporting formats, you as a consumer will get an extra level of customer service in the form of an explanation of the process and even special consumer-friendly reporting forms if the assignment allows for them.
Pre-listing Services/For Sale By Owner
Since you have an emotional attachment to your house, it's often very hard to be objective about it. Our professional appraisers at are objective. We won't just tell you what you want to hear, we'll tell you what you need to know. A professional appraisal is very important as a negotiating tool once you have an interested buyer, in addition to helping you set a realistic selling price so your property will attract buyers. It's something concrete to show your buyer. The appraisal is an independent third party's opinion of your home's value, not just you saying how much you think your house is worth. Potential buyers assume you have an emotional attachment to your house and will be more likely to give credibility to an accomplished appraiser's value report than yours.
PMI Removal Appraisals
PMI stands for Private Mortgage Insurance. A preferred way to cut costs for homeowners is getting the PMI eliminated from their mortgage loan, thus saving them money on their monthly payments. Once your mortgage loan is down below 80% of the value of your house, in most cases you can apply to your lender to have the PMI canceled from your loan, which will make your monthly payments go down. We're qualified in helping folks just like you dismiss undesirable PMI insurance.
Challenging property tax assessments
Lets say you live in a region that's going down -- your local tax assessor may have your home overvalued. That only means you're going to pay more taxes than you should. The earlier you take care of things like this, the better, since your property assessment may likely go up again in the next period. When contesting your property tax assessment, getting an appraisal from is your strongest weapon.
Recently got a freeze your HELOC?
If your property is close to a declining area, your lender may decide to automatically freeze your home equity line of credit (HELOC) - even if your specific property has not declined in value. Not only can this be disadvantageous from a cash flow viewpoint, but it can be bad for your credit score since it may appear as though that credit line is maxed out. can provide you with efficient appraisal that will help you reinstate your home equity line of credit.
Need Field and Desktop Appraisal Review Services?
Have you just been handed a copy of your appraisal and you would prefer to have an expert double-check it for precision or do you need a second opinion without the cost and delay of waiting for a whole new appraisal? In a field review we will go out and check the subject and comparables in question. If you need it ASAP, we'll provide desk review and verify as many facts as we can using online data sources as well as our own files.
We can also provide you with a a retrospective review of any appraisal you may have in your possession. While typically requested by banks, you may wish to exploit this service if you suspect mortgage fraud related to your property.