Real Estate Appraisers Video Tip Of The Day 11/28/2009: Using Jing Video Capture To Communicate More Effectively

http://www.realestateappraisertips.info/ – Real Estate Appraisers Video Tip Of The Day 11/28/2009: Using Jing Video Capture To Communicate More Effectively Jing is a video screen capture application that can be very useful for appraisers wanting to upgrade their method of communications with their clients. Video is most helpful in communicating your message and it’s never been easier to do so online. In fact, there are several “FREE” services for doing so – Jing and Screenr are 2 of them. Jing allows one to make a screen capture video of up to 5 minutes in length and upload that video to their Continue reading

House Appraiser’s Tip Of The Day 11/27/2009: Hamp Thomas’ 8 Video Series On Solving Square Footage Puzzle

http://www.realestateappraisertips.info/ – Home Appraiser’s Tip Of The Day 11/27/2009: Watch Hamp Thomas’ 8 Video Series On Solving The Square Footage Puzzle Hamp Says, “Part of the “Solving the Square Footage Puzzle” series, this session discusses the details of the American Measurement Standard. What is it? Who is it for? Can it really help to protect agents and their clients from square footage liability? Find out how the AMS is changing the language of real estate. One method agents and appraisers can agree on.” This Is Video #8 – The American Measurement Standard-Real Estate Method. Check out Hamp’s YouTube Video Channel Continue reading

Real Estate Appraisers Tip Of The Day 11/26/09: Why is online video marketing crucial in today’s marketplace?

http://www.realestateappraisertips.info/ – Real Estate Appraisers Tip Of The Day 11/26/09: Why is online video marketing crucial in today’s marketplace? REELSEO is reporting on YouTube and Video Optimization: SES Chicago Preview. Feature speaker is Greg Jarboe, Video SEO expert and author of “YouTube Marketing – an Hour a Day”. Click on the SES Chicago Preview to read the article. In the online viral video marketing arena, Greg’s “brand” is what the Apple iPhone is to mobile PDA industry. Here’s a snippet: “There are more videos watched a month, than there are searches conducted on all of the search engines. Today, everyone Continue reading

Video Tip Of The Day 11/25/09 Real Estate Appraisers: Working With Folders To Archive Workfile Data

http://www.realestateappraisertips.info/ – Real Estate Appraisal Video Tip Of The Day 11/25/09: Real Estate Appraiser Tips Working With Folders To Archive Workfile Data Working with folders by Year To Archive Workfile Data such as Purchase Agreements, Photos, Maps, Legal News, Land Sales Support, etc.. If you make a pdf of your MLS sales used, insert that into your folder. After completing your appraisal pdf, insert that into your appraisal folder and you have a complete, archived work file. I do want to make it clear that my personal goal is not to run a 100% paperless office, that I’m not a Continue reading

Greater Baton Rouge In Top Ten Housing Markets For Third Quarter 2009

http://www.batonrougerealestateappraisal.com/ – Greater Baton Rouge In Top Ten Housing Markets For Third Quarter 2009 Local Market Monitor Announces Release of Third Quarter Home Price For Largest US Markets, article here! Here’s a snippet: “According to the forecast, among the largest US markets—identified as those with populations greater than 600,000—the 10 markets with the best expected performance in home price are: Baton Rouge, LA Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY Columbia, SC Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Pittsburgh, PA San Antonio, TX Syracuse, NY These top markets, where home values are expected to Continue reading

Dutchtown FHA Appraisers Report On Geismar’s Old Mill Subdivision

http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ – Geismar Dutchtown FHA Appraisers Report On Old Mill Subdivision A market analysis of solds from 8/1/2008 to 11/23/2009 within Old Mill Subdivision shows an overall median sales price decline of -3.58% on what appears to be low volume. However, the Listing Price To Sales Price Ratio still remains high or favorable at 100% of listing price. The chart below represents solds from 1/1/2007 to 11/23/2009. According to the Old Mill HOA Website, ” Old Mill is located in one of Ascension Parish’s most convenient areas, just 20 miles south of Baton Rouge, Louisiana and 60 miles north of Continue reading

Home Appraisers Tip Of The Day 11/24/09: Building Your “Trust Agent Identity” With Your Local Public By Reporting On Local Market Trends….thereby building “Trust”!

http://www.realestateappraisertips.info/ – Home Appraisers Tip Of The Day 11/24/09: Building Your “Trust Agent Identity” With Your Local Public By Reporting On Local Market Trends….thereby building “Trust”! The Trust Agents concept is borrowed from Chris Brogan’s New Book: “Trust Agents: Using The Web To Build Influence, Improve Reputation, And Earn Trust“. Here’s a recent post I published: Baton Rouge Real Estate: Springlake At Bluebonnet Highlands New Home Construction Sales Raise 2009 Median Sales Price Chart #1 includes ALL solds from November 2008 to November 2009 YTD indicating a +7.36% increase in median sales price. ALL home sales includes both new home Continue reading

Four Easy Ways To Keep Updated On Real Estate Appraiser Tips Site Updates

http://www.realestateappraisertips.info/ – There are 4 Easy Ways To Keep Updated On Real Estate Appraiser Tips Updates Below. What Is Real Estate Appraiser Tips? Real Estate Appraiser Tips | Home Appraiser Tips! is an information blog covering real estate appraiser related news and tips on these topics stated below. This site is operated by Bill Cobb, CREA, a full time residential real estate appraiser in the Greater Baton Rouge Market. Bill can be reached at 225.953.0638 @ appraisertips@gmail.com Some Topics Covered Include: Appraiser Tips On: AAA Videos (16) Aerial Home Measuring (1) ANSI Standards Tips (3) Apex Sketching Software Tips (2) Continue reading

FHA Appraisers Denham Springs Report On South Point Subdivision Statistics For 2009 Based On Both Average and Median Sales and Listing Prices.

http://www.southpointappraiser.com/ – FHA Appraisers Denham Springs Report On South Point Subdivision Statistics For 2009 Based On Both Average and Median Sales and Listing Prices. South Point Subdivision is a single-family dwelling subdivision, located off of La. Hwy. 16 South. Just five miles from the Denham Springs exit off of I-12 or three miles from the Juban Road exit. South Point Subdivision is conveniently located outside of Denham Springs’ city limits, providing a feel of country living with the benefit of amenities and services available only minutes down the road. Within all phases, South Point totals approx. 645 homes. The original Continue reading

Real Estate Appraisers: Go iLawn Assists In Aerial Home Measuring

http://www.realestateappraisertips.info/ – Real Estate Appraiser Tips: Go iLawn Assists In Aerial Home Measuring Go iLawn is an online measuring service that combines aerial photographs with measuring tools. Quickly and accurately measure square footage, linear distance, height and more! http://www.goilawn.com/ Watch this short video below by clicking on the video image! Real Estate Appraiser Applications? 1.) FNMA 2055 Exterior Only Assignments 2.) GSE Assignments For Non-Lender Portfolio Valuation Work   What States & Counties Do They Cover? The Answer Is Here! Go iLawn GIS Dynamics Covers My Market How Much? Pay-As-You-Go and Pre-Pay. Pay-As-You-Go $1.79 per use Up To 100. From their site: “With the Pay As You Continue reading