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Rainmaker
3,331,523
Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

I used to, but not any more. I do ask what they are for. Past clients, nice people or thise i think may be future clients, i will do, mean people, demanding people i charge

Aug 15, 2017 06:13 PM
Rainmaker
849,262
Pete Xavier
Investments to Luxury - Pacific Palisades, CA
Outstanding Agent Referrals-Nationwide

I'm NOT nice & I do NOT do CMA's for neighbors (had been BPO certified).

Aug 16, 2017 12:58 AM
Ambassador
5,409,540
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, EXP - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

They may need more than a CMA for a refinance, send them to your favorite lender and let them order an appraisal for them.

Aug 15, 2017 06:25 PM
Rainmaker
4,118,276
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

I've never had a neighbor ask me for a CMA unless they are seriously thinking about selling. Besides, what's the point... in a refi lender will insist on an appraisal in any event. And I'm a nice person in any event... 

Aug 16, 2017 03:53 AM
Rainmaker
1,519,141
Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

Nope, I do not get too many requests and if I do I help, but I pull semi-auto CMA and do not customize it the way I do for listing presentations. 

Aug 15, 2017 11:20 PM
Rainmaker
1,723,105
Lyn Sims
Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg Real Estate Agent Retired

I mostly run away from them. I could wing a price for them but most of the time they are not even in the same ball park.

Aug 15, 2017 06:25 PM
Rainer
86,464
Mike Kelly,CRS,CIPS
The MJKelly Team - Santa Rosa, CA
"One of Sonoma County's Natural Resources"

Bread upon the waters!

Aug 15, 2017 06:19 PM
Rainmaker
3,069,984
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

No point - refis need an appraisal...

Aug 16, 2017 03:40 AM
Rainmaker
960,961
Diana Zaccaro Broker Associate
Tropical Beachside brokered by eXp - Cocoa Beach, FL
"The Accidental Blogger" Cocoa Beach, Florida

If it's a neighbor that is considering a refi, I will do a CMA once BUT for neighbors that just want to refi all the time...no way!

Aug 15, 2017 10:39 PM
Rainmaker
556,758
Lynnea Miller
Bend Premier Real Estate - Bend, OR
Premier Real Estate Service in Central Oregon

Will, we had a floor call today on someone who wanted a CMA on their property. Our floor agent was moving her car, and the only other agent in the office at the time was too busy. So my transaction coordinator (marketing person) who is also licensed took the call.  The property is over $1,000,000 per her CMA. She will follow up. Wouldn't it be great if she got the listing???

Aug 15, 2017 09:58 PM
Ambassador
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Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
The right Charlotte REALTOR!

Yes, in fact I tell them to do so before phoning the lender - to be prepared for the re-fi appraisers!

Aug 15, 2017 08:02 PM
Rainmaker
1,899,897
Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co Notary Services retired RE Broker

Nope! But that is only because none of them have every asked me Will Hamm .

Aug 15, 2017 07:00 PM
Rainmaker
1,707,423
Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

I haven't but no one has asked.

Aug 15, 2017 06:58 PM
Rainmaker
4,189,787
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

Yes I will but always give them the name of some of my favorite lenders for them to call.

Aug 15, 2017 06:33 PM
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Fred Griffin Florida Real Estate
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

  Yes and yes.

Aug 15, 2017 06:31 PM
Rainer
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Cheryl Dukes . . . . . Intown Atlanta
Solid Source Realty, Inc. - Atlanta, GA

Nope. Most I'll do is send them an automatic link they can click on. "Click here and see what your house is worth."

Sep 14, 2017 08:05 PM
Rainmaker
846,325
Marco Giancola
Beachfront Realty - Miami Beach, FL
Realtor (305)608-1922, Miami Beach Florida

No sir I don't but I will give them a direction to a Zestimate.

Aug 16, 2017 05:09 AM
Rainmaker
1,889,443
Kat Palmiotti
406-270-3667, kat@thehousekat.com, Broker, eXp Realty - Kalispell, MT
Helping your Montana dreams take root

Yes I am a nice person.

No, I don't do CMAs for neighbors who want to refi but that's because they don't ask me. I'd do them if they did.

Aug 16, 2017 03:45 AM
Ambassador
4,312,759
Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Will Hamm - I am NICE and I do not do THAT.....

Aug 15, 2017 10:38 PM
Rainer
353,560
Jim Cheney
Saint Francis Property Santa Rosa, CA - Santa Rosa, CA
Rincon Valley Realtor 707.494.1055

I'll give them any comps they want but I don't write a report or do anything fancy.  I almost got caught up in divorse proceedings by giving a "buddy" some comps when he was going thru a divorse.  Not fun

Aug 15, 2017 09:40 PM
Ambassador
3,986,710
Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730

Sorry Will, that is not part of my service and never had a neighbor ask me to do that.

Aug 15, 2017 07:48 PM
Rainmaker
5,587,988
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

There is no harm in being nice.

Aug 15, 2017 07:35 PM
Rainmaker
808,847
Kasey & John Boles
Jon Gosche Real Estate, LLC - BoiseMeridianRealEstate.com - Boise, ID
Boise & Meridian, ID Ada/Canyon/Gem/Boise Counties

Yes, we do CMA's for all of our past clients annually and generally will do them for anyone who asks.  We tell our clients to come to us if they are considering refinancing or appealing property tax assessment.  We want them to think of us when they have real estate needs. -Kasey

Aug 15, 2017 07:08 PM
Rainmaker
527,095
Dave Halpern
Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827 - Louisville, KY
Louisville Short Sale Expert

While you're at it, help them appeal their assessment

Aug 15, 2017 07:00 PM
Rainmaker
4,939,648
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Yes, you never know when they will be a client, or refer you to their friends.

Aug 17, 2017 05:56 PM
Rainmaker
557,504
Jason E. Gordon
AmeriFirst Financial Inc, San Diego, CA - San Diego, CA
Sr Loan Officer, CMA, CMPS, CDLP, CDRE, RCSD, CDPE

We provide our Agent Partners with a complimentary CMA generating system that provides a full color, multi-page analysis. Even if it doesn't immediately lead to a Listing, it keeps the Agent top of mind to the Homeowner. Just part of a "givers gain" mentality that pays off in the long run.

Aug 16, 2017 09:42 AM
Rainmaker
4,433,703
Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

They have not asked me.

Aug 16, 2017 09:09 AM
Rainmaker
1,387,323
Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

No, never been asked.

Aug 16, 2017 09:09 AM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate

I am available for hire. Anything "free" has no value which I do not want attached to my name and reputation.  There is a purpose in what I offer offers and I am a for-profit business.

Aug 16, 2017 07:36 AM
Rainmaker
598,769
Nathan Gesner
American West Realty and Management - Cody, WY
Broker / Property Manager

I've never had a neighbor request a CMA for that purpose.

Aug 16, 2017 07:36 AM
Rainmaker
1,639,886
Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

I just throw them a RPR Valuation, or Cloud CMA. I do not waste time on comparative adjustments

Aug 16, 2017 07:24 AM
Rainmaker
5,571,923
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

when I was active, I would do that for anyone who wanted to have it done but did not want to sell... people remember people who help them!!

Aug 16, 2017 07:09 AM
Rainer
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Christine Kankowski North SD and Temecula
House Match Inc - Poway, CA
Excellent Sales and Property Management

I will send anyone the recent sales that wants them. Builds a connection.  Some use me later, some dont.  

Aug 16, 2017 07:01 AM
Rainmaker
1,385,224
Wayne Zuhl
Remax First Realty II - Cranford, NJ
The Last Name You'll Ever Need in Real Estate

Sometimes. There's no harm in helping people and it is minimal work for me.

Aug 16, 2017 06:37 AM
Rainmaker
1,459,527
Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Will Hamm I did this once for a friend. He took my CMA and listed the house FSBO and sold it himself.

Aug 16, 2017 06:23 AM
Rainmaker
1,736,653
Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

Am I a nicer person?  That depends on who you ask.  Want a list?

Aug 16, 2017 06:21 AM
Rainmaker
2,641,802
Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

I do what I do...

Aug 16, 2017 06:08 AM
Rainmaker
4,799,501
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

I am.

Aug 16, 2017 06:02 AM
Rainmaker
2,024,100
Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

If I'm not busy, sure

Aug 16, 2017 05:47 AM
Rainmaker
4,210,532
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Nope.  The appraisal will do the talking, so it is a waste of time!

Aug 16, 2017 05:22 AM
Rainmaker
4,043,910
Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

None of my neighbors have asked me to work for free.

Aug 16, 2017 05:06 AM
Rainmaker
762,062
Brenda Mayette
Miranda Real Estate Group, Inc. - Glenville, NY
Getting results w/ knowledge & know-how!

I typically appear receptive to such and then strongly encourage consultation w/ an appraiser.  ;0

Aug 16, 2017 04:45 AM
Rainmaker
1,231,002
Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

I refer them to Jason E. Gordon and share that he will provide a much better one than I  (an appraisal).

Aug 16, 2017 04:38 AM
Rainmaker
849,960
Jeff Pearl
RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
Full Service Full Time Realtor

I'm doing one now for someone that wants to ge a HELOC.

Aug 16, 2017 04:17 AM
Rainmaker
6,607,673
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

No. I have never done CMAs for neighbors.

Aug 16, 2017 04:06 AM
Rainmaker
3,616,999
James Dray
Fathom Realty - Bentonville, AR
Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results

Haven't been asked but if they do, why not.  It only takes  few moments

Aug 16, 2017 03:33 AM
Rainmaker
235,199
Terri Woods
Benton, Linn and Douglas Counties - Days Creek, OR
Selling Homes and Land in Oregon

I know in some states that it is a big no no because it is consider giving value like an appraiser without a license. So unless they are considering listing the home, in some states, we cannot do that service.

However, if they are considering selling at some point in time (  as all homeowners are), I do a quick CMA of the area and allow them to view and make their own decision on price. 

Aug 15, 2017 09:33 PM
Rainmaker
3,985,875
William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

Yes I do as long as I can do it on my time frame

Aug 15, 2017 08:17 PM