http://www.accuratevg.com/ – New SnapMount Tripod Mount For iPhone 4 User Video For Always On Tech Savvy Agent. Bill Cobb Appraiser recently began using the new SnapMount Tripod Mount For iPhone 4 and loves it. With his older plan, Bill has unlimited always on data. http://snapmountforiphone.com/ NOTE: The Advantage Of SmartMount is that when the iPhone 4 is mounted, ALL ports and features are available, such as power connection, volume controls, headset, etc.. In this video, Bill discusses the use of his 5000 watt 3 plugin inverter for power, Sunpak Clamp Pod Pro from B&H Photo Video Dot Com clamped to Continue reading New SnapMount Tripod Mount For iPhone 4 User Video Always On Internet In Auto
http://www.batonrougerealestatebuzz.com/ – Baton Rouge Real Estate Buzz With FREE Cool Timer Desktop App For Scheduling Reminders! In this video below, Home Appraiser Bill Cobb shows how he scheduled some immediate reminders with an app that gets his attention and is very quick and easy to use. VIDEO IS BELOW! Some potential uses for Bill are for scheduling email answers later in the day, calling back a client later in the day, lunch appointments, reminder to update a client on the progress of their appraisal order, etc.. Here’s the developer’s explanation of the software: “Harmony Hollow Software: Continue reading Baton Rouge Home Appraisal Blog: FREE Desktop App For Scheduling Facebook Blog Postings
http://www.batonrougehomeappraisal.com/ – Greenwell Springs Central LA Appraisers: Bellingrath Lakes Sudivision 2010 Price Trends Wrap Up! Overall, there were nine (9) 2010 sales which brought the median sales price higher than 2009’s $304,400 and higher than 2008’s $294,500. In 2010 as compared to 2009, the Average Sales Price has declined 7.8%, Median Sales Price increased 3.5% and Average Sold Price Per Sq. Ft. declined $4.48/sf. There is one (1) foreclosure noted on Lake Stream Drive. And, that unfinished home that sat vacant for about 1 year or more was sold in 2010 for $148,000, an MLS sale, and is being finished. NOTE: If Continue reading Greenwell Springs Central LA Appraisers: Bellingrath Lakes Sudivision 2010 Price Trends Wrap Up!
http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ – Appraisers In Ascension Parish: Fairmont Garden Homes Sudivision 2010 Price Trends. Overall, there were two (2) 2010 sales which brought the median sales price higher than 2009’s $154,900 and lower than 2008’s $159,450. In 2010 as compared to 2009, the Average Sales Price has increased 0.44%, Median Sales Price has increased 2.3% and Average Sold Price Per Sq. Ft. has increased $0.25/sf. Solds In Fairmont Garden Homes Subdivision from 1/1/2010 to 12/31/2010 revealed: Average Sales Price: $158,500 ($157,800 in 2009) Avg Sold $ Per Sq. Ft.: $112.03/sf ($111.78/sf in 2009)Median Sold Price: $158,500 ($154,900 in 2009)Number of “MLS” Sales: 2 (3 Continue reading Prairieville La’s Fairmont Garden Homes Sudivision 2010 Price Trends: Increasing
http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ – Prairieville Real Estate Appraisers: Fountain Hill Subdivision 2010 Price Trends. Overall there really isn’t much to report on in 2010. Per GBRAR MLS, there was only 1 2010 sale (and only 1 MLS sale in 2009) in Fountain Hill Subdivision for $383,000 on 8/31/2010 for 3,625sf. This home sold for $105.66/sf as a foreclosure. The photo of this home is directly below. The bank took this home back for a mortgage balance of $344,000 and still sold it for a substantial profit in this market. This appraiser has performed two (2) foreclosure appraisals in Fountain Hill Subdivision in 2010. My search Continue reading Fountain Hill Subdivision 2010 Price Trends, Positive for 2011
http://www.ascensionrealestateappraisers.com/ – Home Appraisers In Prairieville La 70769: Manchac Place Subdivision Home Price Trends in 2010 Solds In Manchac Place from 1/1/2010 to 12/31/2010 revealed: Average Sales Price: $292,618 ($290,000 in 2009) Average Sold Price Per Sq. Ft.: $99.34/sf ($91.14/sf in 2009) Median Sold Price: $293,900 ($290,000 in 2009) Number of Sales: 11 (13 in 2009) Average Days On Market: 125 (147 Days in 2009) Low To High: $247,000 to $356,900 Number of Sold REO/Foreclosures Noted In MLS: 2 For $263K and $275K Current # Listings: 7, 1 Foreclosure, 1 Short Sale Current Listings Prices: $204,900 To $325,000, $85/sf to Continue reading Prairieville Louisiana 70769 Housing Market Metrics: Manchac Place 2010 Trends
http://www.batonrougerealestatebuzz.com/ – Baton Rouge Real Estate Buzz: How To Straighten A Photo Free With Windows Live Photo Gallery! In this video, Home Appraiser Bill Cobb shows how he straightened a photo for a blog post. Windows Live Photo Gallery allows one to share photos and videos online, find the photos you’re looking for and make photos look great! And, it’s FREE! Windows Live Photo Gallery 2011 Description: “Import photos from your camera, organize them into albums, and edit them so they look their best. Use powerful photo tools to create stunning panoramas, movies, slide shows, and more. When Continue reading How To Straighten A Photo Free With Windows Live Photo Gallery
http://www.batonrougerealestateappraisal.com/ – What 2010 Recession? Have You Seen The Baton Rouge Real Estate Garden District Lately? New Millon Dollar Home Finished Construction On Longwood Drive! I was performing a home appraisal yesterday morning on Longwood Drive in Glenmore Place and you’d never know there was a “National Recession” taking place in this neighborhood! There are older homes being purchased as tear downs for large new homes and multiple home renovation projects underway, similar to what’s been taking place in the Jefferson Place Bocage market. Below is the map where Glenmore Place is located. The “Lure” of the Baton Rouge Continue reading What 2010 Recession? Have You Seen The Baton Rouge Garden District Lately?
http://www.batonrougemarketmetrics.com/ – Baton Rouge Housing: 2010 Foreclosures Do Hurt Local Markets! Greenwood Estates Median Sales Price Dives by 28.7% In 2010 Due To Three Foreclosures! The 2009 median sales price was $148,000, 2010 was $105,500! Solds In Greenwood Estates Subdivision from 1/1/2010 to 12/31/2010 revealed: Average Sales Price: $111,483 ($147,833 in 2009 or -24.59%) Avg Sold $ Per Sq. Ft.: $64.07/sf ($89.31/sf in 2009 -28.26%)Median Sold Price: $105,500 ($148,000 in 2009 -28.7%)Number of “MLS” Sales: 6 (3 in 2009)Average Number of Days On Market: 136 (218 in 2009)Low To High: $64,000 to $159,900 Number of Sold REO/Foreclosures Noted In MLS: 3Current # Listings: 4, 0 Foreclosures, 1 Continue reading Baton Rouge Housing: 2010 Foreclosures Do Hurt Local Markets
http://www.realestateappraisertips.info/ – Real Estate Appraiser Tips: Using iPhone 4 Wide Angle Lens Case For Appraisal Photos! Can an appraiser or real estate agent switch to using ONLY their iPhone for taking home appraisal photos? Before upgrading to the 4, I used my 3 to take and email me final inspection photos for closings. And, The iPhone adds so much valuable data to a photo by default! See the conversation below. When I saw this wide angle lens “case”, I just had to have it for many reasons. The uses I see are: 1.) Taking wide angle lens “photos” equivalent to approximately 19mm, Continue reading Can This iPhone 4 Wide Angle Lens Case Replace Agent Traditional Cameras?