Does the appraised value of a property vary based on whether it is conducted by the buyer vs. seller?

The appraiser has no vested interest in the outcome of the appraisal and should render services with independence, objectivity and impartiality – no matter for whom the appraisal is conducted.

How long does the appraisal process take?

The physical inspection of the property typically takes approximately 30 minutes. The final report is submitted to the lender within 3 business days.

What counties does NPLH serve?

We appraise in the following counties: Baltimore (Baltimore City), Anne Arundel, Howard


What should I do to prepare for my appraisal?

The appraiser will take photos and measurements of the interior and exterior of the property. Secure all pets. Ensure that access is available to all rooms. For FHA loans, the basement and attic will be inspected.