Residential Properties

After the Appraisal: What You Need to Know about a Final Inspection

I wrote this blog post a couple of years ago, but the topic bears another look.  In this updated post, we’ll look at what a final inspection is, and what steps you can take to make the most of the appraiser’s return visit.   Just because the appraisal has been completed and sent in to [...]

After the Appraisal: What You Need to Know about a Final Inspection2019-10-18T14:57:59+00:00

Appraisal & The PVA/Tax Assessor

Here is a quick video addressing the question: "Does the appraiser give a copy of your appraisal to the PVA or tax assessor?" Hope this brings some clarity to the matter.   Helping homeowners navigate the appraisal process, Ryan Bays, SRA, AI-RRS    

Appraisal & The PVA/Tax Assessor2019-10-01T19:50:06+00:00

So You Replaced the Light Bulbs? Great. Now Here’s What the Appraiser Really Wants to Know.

If you’re selling your home or refinancing your mortgage, taking advantage of these historically low-interest rates, chances are you’re looking to make the most of your upcoming appraisal.  And by that I mean, you’d like your home to appraise for as much as possible. Am I right? Well, one of the ways you can make [...]

So You Replaced the Light Bulbs? Great. Now Here’s What the Appraiser Really Wants to Know.2019-10-12T16:57:45+00:00

Entry Into Your Crawlspace

A quick word about entryways to the crawlspace of your home.     Helping homeowners navigate the appraisal process, Ryan Bays, SRA, AI-RRS

Entry Into Your Crawlspace2019-09-26T17:34:34+00:00

Can the Appraiser Give Me a Copy of My Appraisal?

This week we got a phone call from a homeowner.  Several days ago, we completed an appraisal on their property, and they called, wanting a copy of the appraisal.  We had to be the bearer of bad news, and let them know that we actually could not give the homeowner a copy of the appraisal. [...]

Can the Appraiser Give Me a Copy of My Appraisal?2019-08-23T14:31:09+00:00

Owensboro’s Biggest Over-Improvement

Owensboro’s most expensive home has sold:  16 Stone Creek Park. And it sold at almost a $2 Million loss.   According to MLS records, the home located at 16 Stone Creek Park in Owensboro sold in May for $2.2 Million to a local businessman, making it the most expensive residential property to ever sell in [...]

Owensboro’s Biggest Over-Improvement2019-07-14T02:49:36+00:00

Home Inspection

    Helping homeowners navigate the appraisal process, Ryan Bays, SRA, AI-RRS

Home Inspection2019-07-05T19:13:46+00:00

If I Were a French Appraiser

Having a little fun in route to do a Construction Appraisal. Our jobs are stressful. It's good to let loose and laugh once in a while.   Helping homeowners navigate the appraisal process, Ryan Bays, SRA, AI-RRS

If I Were a French Appraiser2019-07-05T19:04:59+00:00