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A home appraisal enables a seller to learn about the value of his or her house relative to the current housing market. As such, an appraisal represents an important opportunity, particularly for a seller who wants to maximize the profits from his or her home sale.

Ultimately, it helps to plan ahead for a home appraisal. If you prepare for an appraisal, you can use the appraisal results to achieve your home selling goals in no time at all.

Let's take a look at three tips to help you get ready to perform a home appraisal.

1. Learn About Your Home's Strengths and Weaknesses

What you initially paid for your house is unlikely to match the current value of your residence. Fortunately, if you understand your house's strengths and weaknesses, you can prioritize home improvements and complete these upgrades. As a result, you may be able to boost your chances of receiving a favorable property valuation during a home appraisal.

Also, it may be beneficial to conduct a home inspection before you schedule an appraisal. That way, you can use the inspection results to determine which areas of your house need to be upgraded.

2. Assess the Housing Market

The present real estate sector will impact the valuation of your house. To establish realistic expectations for a home appraisal, it often helps to analyze the current housing market.

If homes are selling quickly, this likely indicates that a seller's market is in place. This market favors sellers and may enable you to receive plenty of offers if you establish a competitive price for your home.

Comparatively, if homes linger on the real estate market for many days, weeks or months, a buyer's market may be in place. In this market, you may need to set an aggressive price to help your residence stand out to potential buyers.

3. Consult with a Real Estate Agent

A home appraisal is an important part of the home selling journey. And if you collaborate with a real estate agent, you can work with a home selling expert who can help you maximize your property valuation during an appraisal.

With a real estate agent at your side, you can receive comprehensive support throughout the home selling journey. A real estate agent can put you in touch with the top home appraisers in your city or town. Furthermore, a real estate agent can help you determine how to price your house to ensure you can stir up significant interest in your residence.

A real estate agent also is happy to help you review any offers on your home. If you're unsure about whether to accept, reject or counter a homebuying proposal, a real estate agent can help you weigh the pros and cons of each option.

Ready to conduct a home appraisal? Use the aforementioned tips, and you can perform a home appraisal before you add your residence to the housing market.



102 Elm St., North Reading, MA 01864

Single-Family

$549,000
Price

9
Rooms
4
Beds
2
Baths
Great opportunity to own Waterfront property. 4 Bedroom, 2 Bath Colonial has direct access to Ipswich River. Large fenced in Backyard with storage shed. Plenty of parking. Easy commute to route 93 and 128. First Floor features include Living room with Gas Fireplace. Kitchen w/stainless steel appliances. Home office has closet, could be first floor Bedroom, Full Bath and Family Room. Second Floor has 4 Generous size Bedrooms, Full Bath and loft/sitting area. North Reading is a great place to live. Batch School District. Property is being sold as is. Seller makes no warranties or representations. Buyer or Buyer Agent to do due diligence. Please see attached Covid-19 disclosure. Masks and gloves are required to view property. Showings begin Saturday July 11th. By appointment only.
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319 BACON STREET, Natick, MA 01760

Condo

$649,900
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Beautiful Townhouse Style home with terrific living space in an Open Concept and a wonderful second floor with 3 large bedrooms and upstairs laundry...AND big yard with deck for all your family's summer fun. Modern and elegant, this home is very well maintained with sparkling oak hardwood floors, deck from the dining room and the best walk-in closets. Tiled Master en suite offers private bathroom with double vanity sinks and great storage. Kitchen has lots of cherry cabinets, granite counters, stainless steel appliances and a breakfast bar for two. The lower level is perfect to expand with a full walk out slider & full size windows, & easy access to all plumbing! The spacious garage has tall ceilings and easily fits two cars with additional ample storage. One mile to the Commuter Rail and convenient to Route 9, shopping, etc., you will be delighted by this opportunity to find such a wonderful home at a great value. Scheduled appointments during this weekend's open house.
Open House
Saturday
July 11 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Showings at Open House are By Appointment Only. Call Charles 617-209-9394 to confirm your time.
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Location: 319 BACON STREET, Natick, MA 01760    Get Directions

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319 BACON STREET, Natick, MA 01760

Condo

$649,900
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Beautiful Townhouse Style home with terrific living space in an Open Concept and a wonderful second floor with 3 large bedrooms and upstairs laundry...AND big yard with deck for all your family's summer fun. Modern and elegant, this home is very well maintained with sparkling oak hardwood floors, deck from the dining room and the best walk-in closets. Tiled Master en suite offers private bathroom with double vanity sinks and great storage. Kitchen has lots of cherry cabinets, granite counters, stainless steel appliances and a breakfast bar for two. The lower level is perfect to expand with a full walk out slider & full size windows, & easy access to all plumbing! The spacious garage has tall ceilings and easily fits two cars with additional ample storage. One mile to the Commuter Rail and convenient to Route 9, shopping, etc., you will be delighted by this opportunity to find such a wonderful home at a great value. Scheduled appointments during this weekend's open house.
Open House
Saturday
July 11 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Showings at Open House are By Appointment Only. Call Charles 617-209-9394 to confirm your time.
More Open Houses
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 319 BACON STREET, Natick, MA 01760    Get Directions

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319 BACON STREET, Natick, MA 01760

Condo

$649,900
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Beautiful Townhouse Style home with terrific living space in an Open Concept and a wonderful second floor with 3 large bedrooms and upstairs laundry...AND big yard with deck for all your family's summer fun. Modern and elegant, this home is very well maintained with sparkling oak hardwood floors, deck from the dining room and the best walk-in closets. Tiled Master en suite offers private bathroom with double vanity sinks and great storage. Kitchen has lots of cherry cabinets, granite counters, stainless steel appliances and a breakfast bar for two. The lower level is perfect to expand with a full walk out slider & full size windows, & easy access to all plumbing! The spacious garage has tall ceilings and easily fits two cars with additional ample storage. One mile to the Commuter Rail and convenient to Route 9, shopping, etc., you will be delighted by this opportunity to find such a wonderful home at a great value. Scheduled appointments during this weekend's open house.
Open House
Saturday
July 11 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Showings at Open House are By Appointment Only. Call Charles 617-209-9394 to confirm your time.
More Open Houses
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 319 BACON STREET, Natick, MA 01760    Get Directions

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