If you are buying a house, are selling a house, or are perhaps doing both, it’s not only an important financial decision, but it can also directly affect your family (if you’ll be living in the home you purchase). Many people in the home-buying market have very little experience with purchases of this magnitude, which makes obtaining a reliable, accurate appraisal that much more important. If you are venturing into the residential market, Allstate has more than six decades of proven experience in the appraisal arena and is standing by to help.
When it comes to residential properties, they come in a wide range of forms to suit a multitude of needs. Consider all of the following:
Regardless of the kind of purchase or sale you are considering, there are some important external and internal components of the property in question that need to be carefully assessed during the appraisal process. As far as external factors go, all of the following can play an important role:
When it comes to internal factors, the following can all significantly affect your appraisal:
A thorough appraisal considers all the unique qualities of the individual home and takes a holistic – rather than a cookie-cutter – approach.
In the appraisal process, the overall condition of the structure and its fixtures and fittings is critical and incorporates all of the following:
If you’re in the market for a residential appraisal, the Chicago appraisal professionals at Allstate Appraisal proudly serve the entire nation, and we have six successful decades in the business to back us up. To learn more, please don’t hesitate to contact us today.
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