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Home appraisal comes in below your sales price, now what?

Deal-breaker? What to do when a home appraisal comes in below your agreed upon sales price
Alex Veiga, The Associated Press

Housing market trends bode well for sellers this spring, but some may encounter hurdles even after they land a buyer.

Rising home values and a lack of inventory in many markets could set them up to receive competing offers, but that dynamic could also increase the likelihood that the appraised value of the home could fall short of the agreed upon sale price, potentially scuttling the deal.

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