Home appraisal 101
Find out how a home appraisal works, how much a home appraisal typically costs, and what to expect from the process.
Preparing for the appraisal
To ensure your appraisal goes as smoothly as possible, get tips on the upgrades that increase home value and what to do in advance.
What do appraisers look for?
A home appraisal differs from a home inspection. Get clarity into how a licensed home appraiser determines value through measurements, observations, market research, and an onsite visit.
What goes into an appraisal report? Get insight into the Uniform Residential Appraisal report that appraisers are likely to use for your home’s evaluation. Plus, find out what your options are if the appraisal comes in under contract value.