Pre-Listing Appraisal Services from Darrel Clark & Associates, Inc.If you're working with a real estate agent to sell your home, more than likely, you can expect them to give you a comparative market analysis (or CMA) that displays competing houses for sale in your area. It's a good starting point when determining your home's listing price. If you're going to maximize your profit and minimize your house's time on the market, this is a vital step.
However, it's definitely in your best interest to have an "objective" third-party's opinion of value before signing a Listing Agreement, even if you've been working with the most experienced agent.
An expert appraisal from Darrel Clark & Associates, Inc. can help you decide on a realistic selling price so your house will entice buyers, and we'll also:
Improvements that add value to your homeDarrel Clark & Associates, Inc. can help you answer the many important questions to ask yourself prior to listing your house. Would it be better to paint the outside of the house before we sell it... Do I need to finish my kitchen remodel... Virtually any project will influence value in some way. But each thing affects marketability differently. A kitchen remodel may improve your home's appeal, but it might not justify the costs you'd pay.
Darrel Clark & Associates, Inc. can help you with these important decisions. An appraiser has no vested interest in what amount the house sells for, unlike a real estate agent. Our fees are not a percentage of the sales price -- your fee to us is based on efforts to finalize the report. When it comes to investing in your house and settling on a fair sales price, a professional appraisal from Darrel Clark & Associates, Inc. helps you make the best decisions.