Tag: challenging appraisals

  • Two appraisals miles apart; What should I do?

    Reader Question: I ‚Äčam purchasing a home. Lender appraisal (A) value came back $48,000 lower than the contract price. Sellers disagreed and argued it was a bad appraisal. I agreed to get a second opinion. Appraisal (B) came back $5,000 over contract price. The two appraisals are miles apart. I was shocked because I was…