Getting an appraisal from Gold Coast Appraisal Group LLC before putting your Cliffside Park home on the market saves you time and money.

If you're planning on selling your home soon, a professional appraisal is a must. Don't think of a professional appraisal as costing money; it's worth the money in the long run! Unless a homeowner spends hours every week on real estate valuation, like a professional appraiser does, it's practically impossible for them to understand their local real estate market.

This isn't a discussion of the costs of purchasing and upgrading your home, or the amount you need to get for it. Rather, the appraisal measures your home's market value.

Contact us for information regarding the specific services we offer for home sellers.

Appraisals are valuable tools for people selling without an agent

More and more NJ homeowners are choosing to sell their homes FSBO (For Sale By Owner) and foregoing the assistance of a real estate agent. But to do it right, quickly and for top dollar, what you need is a professional appraisal. It can be very difficult to get objective opinions, it can be very difficult to be objective about your own home because of your emotional attachment to it. We will tell you what you need to know, not just what you want to hear.

In addition to helping you set a sensible asking price so your home will attract buyers, a professional appraisal can:

  • Allow you to have the edge while bargaining once you have a potential buyer
  • Impress buyers with written proof of the condition of your home inside and out
  • Alert you of issues and eliminate overlooked repairs hassles that might hold-up a closing
  • Prevent the odds of unidentified problems that cause sales to deteriorate

It can be surprising to people to discover their home's value is higher than they first thought. So spending a little on a professional appraisal allowed them to receive several thousand more than they could have gotten originally. Others have an an inflated assessment of the value of their home, by getting an appraisal it helped them to to set a more reasonable price their home allowing them to quickly sell it instead of waiting on the market for months. An overpriced home rarely attracts buyers, which means no offers and no closing, wasting valuable time, money, and efforts.

We also help agents price homes in Bergen County

Even if you're working with a very skillful agent, it's definitely a good idea to have of your home's value to signing a listing agreement. Gold Coast Appraisal Group LLC can help. We can provide you with a pre-listing appraisal so both you and your agent have a definitive description of your home's features and a detailed breakdown of the most recent and similar comparable sales or as they're commonly called, "comps".

Consulting services for Bergen County Sellers: Keep a local expert at your disposal

Not sure if you need an entire appraisal but are looking for information about the real estate market in your area? Maybe you feel like an appraisal is not necessary but you need assistance gathering local property and sales data. We can be a resource for your real estate decisions with services especially tailored for customers with your real estate needs.

Here's what you can expect when you order an appraisal from us....

  • Fast response to your initial inquiry: We will give you personalized information for your individual appraisal need. Just let us know your situation and give you suggestions.
  • Swift turnarounds on appraisals: Usually one week or less from the date we receive the request, you'll have a PDF of the report in your e-mail inbox.
  • Appraisal and consulting report formats that suit YOUR needs: We've done lots of assignments, and we've learned that whether it's real estateconsulting and appraising it's naive to think there's a typical or standard, "boiler place" assignment. We provide quite a few different of report types, and have an abundance of experience at providing appraisals to clients sans the so that you don't have to be qualified loan officer to read it.
  • Prompt to follow-up questions: Our reports are clearly written, simple to understand, and adhere to the Uniform Standards of Professional Practice that governs the appraisal practice. If you have any confusion about your appraisal, once you've read through the report, we suggest that you email or call us!

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