Decoding the Wide Variations in House Appraisals
By Adrienne Francis
(Keller Williams Towne Square Realty)
Source I thought this was a great article about the problems with re-financing toay and purchasing in genereal. A large part due to appraisals and what the banks are requirirng today. Hope you enjoy it. If I can help with your home buying or selling needs, please visit my website www.AdrienneFrancis.com or call me at 201 259-4449. By PAUL SULLIVAN Published: September 16, 2011 I RECENTLY decided to refinance a condominium my wife and I owned in Florida and quickly got caught up in the frustrating and often baffling world of real estate appraisals. The appraisal for the condo initially came in at exactly the dollar amount we needed to refinance it without putting up any more money — something I found fishy but did not question since it worked to our advantage. But a week later, the ...