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What is the difference between appraisal value and market value?

The market value of a property is the amount a buyer is willing to pay, not the value placed on the property by the seller. Appraised value is the value the interested buyer's bank or mortgage company places on the property.

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People also ask, is appraised value higher than market value?

The appraised value of a property describes the determination of an exact number regarding its value. The market value has more variance than the appraised value. Unlike the appraised value, buyers have influence over the market value of a property because a property is only worth what a buyer is willing to pay.

Furthermore, what does appraisal at value mean? An appraised value is an evaluation of a property's value based on a given point in time. The evaluation is performed by a professional appraiser during the mortgage origination process. The appraiser is usually chosen by the lender but the appraisal is paid for by the borrower.

Likewise, does appraisal reflect market value?

An appraisal is not the definitive market value of a home. It is an opinion of value by one appraiser at one point in time, based on their analysis of market data. Valuation of real estate is partially data-driven and partially subjective.

Are property taxes based on market value or appraised value?

The Property Tax Assessor Cometh In most areas of the country, a property's tax appraised value is a straight percentage of its fair market value, but if your state includes the homestead exemption, the appraised value is reduced. Some counties have instituted an annual increase based upon an inflation index.

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