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Home Appraisal vs. Home Inspection






What is the difference between a home appraisal and a home inspection?



Although somewhat similar, a home appraisal is not the same thing as a home inspection. An appraiser estimates the value of a home (with respect to the market value of other homes in the neighborhood) whereas a home inspector evaluates the physical condition of a single home.

In most cases, a home appraiser will take note of the condition of a home. For instance, a crumbling foundation will significantly impact the appraised value of the home. However, a home inspector scrutinizes the condition of the home with much more attention to detail.

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