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Q3 Market Stats for Hampton and Newport News

Q3 Newport News Housing Stats Quarter 3 - 415 Detached Sold Median Sales Price - $190,500 Days on Market - 36 Sale Price to List Price Ratio -100% Median Square Footage – 1648 Does not include new construction 101 Attached Sold Median Sales Price - $153,000 Days on Market – 44 Sale Price to List [...]

By | October 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NoVa Q3 Market Stats

The following are Housing Market Stats for Q3 for Loudoun, Fairfax and Prince William Counties

By | October 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Wmbg JCC York County Stats

The following are stats for the Williamsburg, James City County and York County Housing Market for Q3 (All three combined) James City County York County Williamsburg City Quarter 3 - 301 Detached Sold Median Sales Price - $345,000 Days on Market - 36 Sale Price to List Price Ratio -98.33% Median Square Footage – 2433 [...]

By | October 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

We are now Green Certified!

Matt and Troy have recently completed Earth Advantage's Accredited Green Appraiser certification course and are now Certified Green Appraisers! We are looking forward to working with our local GREEN Agents, Builders and Homeowners that specialize in green living eco-friendly homes.    

By | February 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Liz Moore Pre-Game Super Bowl Party

Our very own Matt Williams, was the special guest last Sunday at the Liz Moore Pre-Game Super Bowl Party held at the Southern Living Showcase Home in Fords Colony. Matt, a Certified Real Estate Appraiser and Owner of the Premier Home Appraisals Williamsburg branch was onsite to answer questions and provide input on today’s real [...]

By | February 16th, 2016|appraisals, home appraisals|0 Comments

Meet Our Team

Premier Home Appraisals, Inc. Troy Kaster Troy Kaster began his Real Estate Appraisal career with CR Consulting in 2001 as an Associate Trainee assisting with field inspections in the Washington, DC Metro Area.  In 2002, He joined RHR Appraisals and there gained the experience and education necessary to become a Certified Residential Appraiser with licensure in [...]

By | February 24th, 2014|appraisals, home appraisals, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Importance of Pre-Listing Appraisals

What is a Pre-Listing Appraisal? You’re ready to list your home on the market. You’ve found your listing agent and are now in the process of deciding the best list price for your home. One of the first things you should consider during this process is getting a pre-listing real estate appraisal. You may be [...]

By | January 19th, 2014|appraisals, home appraisals|0 Comments

We’ve got a New Appraiser in the House!

What does it take to become a Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser? Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser Licensing is regulated by the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation and requires 2500 hours of appraisal experience to be obtained in no less than 24 months. Additionally, before one can become a Virginia Certified Residential Real Estate [...]

By | December 18th, 2013|home appraisals, News|0 Comments

Ensure Accurate Real Estate Appraisals

As we have discussed in previous blogs, a home appraiser’s estimation of property value is determined by comparing recent sales prices of similar, or comparable properties, in a particular area. The properties used for comparative analysis are also known as comps. Once a valuation has been reached, lenders use that data to decide how much [...]

By | December 18th, 2013|appraisals, home appraisals|0 Comments

Methods for Appraising Your Property

How Do Appraisers Know Your Home's Value? Have you ever wondered how professional home appraisers figure out how much your home is worth? Does it seem like a mystery?  In this blog we de-mystify the basic approaches taken by professional home appraisers to get an accurate value of your home. We will look at the [...]

By | November 14th, 2013|appraisals|0 Comments