Born in Coeur d'Alene, I spent my 1st 14 years in Post Falls till my freshman year in high school, when we moved back to Coeur d'Alene where I graduated from Coeur d'Alene High School. I love the area and could never find anywhere else to surpass my "Hometown" in the quality of living for me and my family.
Designations: CRA, CNE ~ My Real Estate career started in 1996 working at my uncles appraisal company doing my 3 year internship, (Real Estate is in my family) my education was done at Boise State University, then in 1999 I went to work for the Kootenai County Assessors office and became a Certified Tax Appraiser. In 2001 I started my own appraisal company and continue to hold my (CRA) Certified Residential Appraisers license . I am licensed in both Idaho and Washington and am a FHA approved appraiser. As an appraiser in Idaho, I covered Kootenai, Bonner, Boundary and Shoshone Counties making me well versed in all the market areas and conditions. (CNE) Certified Negotiation Expert - a CNA designation gives me a powerful competitive edge because of my ability to communicate effectively, help clients understand options, work collaboratively with others and resolve deadlocks. (In a nutshell I understand how to negotiate to effectively help you achieve your goals). I look forward to putting my years of experience to work for you!
Sellers: My extensive Real Estate background gives me a clear picture of market values in your neighborhood so I can then help you to win the “Price war & Beauty Contest”. I have access to several advertising opportunities, both in Print and Online, that will raise interest in your home. With my written “Pledge of Performance” I will promote your best interest to the fullest extent of my ability. Buyers: My Appraisal background allows me to advise you on the loan process, the investment benefits of purchasing Real Estate, the financial incentives available to you, but most importantly I will help you identify the best values in today's market. I offer personalized service and integrity through every step of your transaction!
My goal is to utilize all my experiences to satisfy and educate my clients, so that all your Real Estate needs are met, as your time is so valuable to me. Visit My web site for more information. www.AllysonKnapp@windermere.com