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Why is an Appraisal Important When Buying or Selling a Home?

One the biggest components in buying a home when a lender is involved includes an appraisal. If you buy a home with cash and sometimes with a conventional loan, you can bypass this step. With an FHA loan and an VA loan, you cannot.  What is an appraisal?  In simple terms and Appraisal is a valuation of property.  An appraisal ordered for the purchase of a home is to determine if the price agreed upon by seller and buyer is acceptable by the lending institution. If an appraisal comes in low, the lender will likely decline to fund the deal. Unless the buyer is willing to come to the contracted price the deal to purchase can fall apart.  So what happens if the Appraisal come in Low? Sometimes a buyer will pay over the appraised value in order to buy the home. Sometimes the seller will lower the contracted price to the appraised value in order for the deal to continue. Sometimes the deal falls apart.  Loan types will determine what you can do as a buyer to get past the low appraisal. A con

Visit Arrington Vineyards; Nashville



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 What a perfect way to spend the afternoon while in Nashville; Arrington Vineyards is quaint, picturesque and a hop, skip and jump away from downtown. Owned by famed, country music artist Kix Brooks, winemaker Kip Summers and entrepreneur John Russell, Arrington Vineyards is bringing Nashville an experience unlike any other. An influx of people looking for new traditions and experiences have infiltrated Nashville in the last couple of years. Come out to the countryside and see what is happening. 

To make a weekend special why not come out on Saturday nights in April for live music? Music in the Vines is a reoccurring even that picks up speed in the summer months to include Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights.

We had a great time visiting my best friend Tori and her husband, Jason and her children, Parker and Jayden. The girls had a great time visiting the friends they have known since they were pretty much born and I had a wonderful time catching up with my To-To.




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