In Tampa, appraisers still come up a tad higher. But, I agree that it is still the least predictable. Appraisers and homeowners are syncing up on value, according to the latest Quicken Loans National HPPI. Source: Appraisers and Homeowners Sync Up on Value |
I always advise sellers to hire a Licensed Appraiser and have your home appraised before having it listed. Source: Tips to avoid an appraisal that comes in too low
Good news for new home buyers. Freddie Mac will be competing with FHA for the low 3% Down Payment starting in July this year.