“Charming” the Appraiser to Get Value

We have a $915,000 FHA Purchase of a Duplex in Rockridge (Oakland). The appraisal was a huge concern because there are few comparable sales to “bracket” the upper end of that market. The buyer’s agent, however, met the appraiser at the property and pretty much charmed the daylights out of her, doing everything short of […]Read More