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The August Group Inc. is your source for dependable Real Estate Appraisals in Saint Louis City and the following counties in Missouri; St. Louis, Franklin, Jefferson, Warren, Lincoln, St. Charles and St. Francois

Whether it's an older home or luxurious new construction, Jeffrey Noyes' experience and hours of study as licensed appraiser make him qualified to provide home valuations in Saint Louis City, St. Louis, Franklin, Jefferson, Warren, Lincoln, St. Charles and St. Francois County for clients ranging from national mortgage companies to local lenders or individual businesses and consumers.

When an appraisal of real estate in or around St Louis Missouri is needed, count on Jeffrey Noyes of The August Group Inc. for an accurate estimate of market value.  As a liscenced appraiser with years of experience, Jeffrey can get you from start to finish with professionalism and in a timely manner. Listed below are just some of the areas of expertiese we deal with every day here at the August Group Inc.
Loan originators requiring an experienced Saint Louis County appraiser
Increasing your HELOC (Home Equity Line of Credit)
Employee relocation appraisals
Picking the right listing price for your property
A dependable expert witness for court cases involving the value of a home in or around St Louis
Appraisal review: Getting a second opinion on a past appraisal in or around St Louis, Missouri
Tax Challenges (reducing property taxes) if you live in an area where prices have declined
Bankruptcy cases where the market value of a home in or around St Louis, Missouri is relevant
Retrospective home valuations
Needing an accurate estimate of a home's square footage. We can do it quickly and at a reasonable price!
Divorce settlements when the value of the shared home is needed
Mortgage News Daily:
MBS RECAP: Bonds Manage to Close "Unchanged" Despite Some Volatility
8/18/2017 7:20 PM
Posted To: MBS CommentaryIn the Day Ahead, we discussed bond traders' probable goals regarding keeping things as calm as possible. This depended on unexpected headlines and movements in external markets. Either of those were capable of throwing curveballs , and both threw a few today! Out of the gate, ...Read More
More 2017 Lows for Rates; More Trump Drama
8/18/2017 6:54 PM
Posted To: Mortgage Rate WatchMortgage rates moved lower again. Drama surrounding the Trump administration was also present. But this time around, the political theater wasn"t responsible for the move lower in rates. In fact, it resulted in multiple lenders adjusting rate sheets higher in the middle of the day....Read More
Freddie Mac to Automate Appraisals for Some Purchase Mortgages
8/18/2017 9:33 AM
Posted To: MND NewsWireFreddie Mac announced today that, going forward, not every application for a purchase mortgage will necessarily trigger an appraisal . A new automated alternative to traditional appraisals, which the company introduced for refinances in June, will soon be available for purchase mortgages. It may sa...Read More
Freddie Mac Puts Price on All-Cash Transactions
8/18/2017 9:24 AM
Posted To: MND NewsWireAs investors flooded into the housing market after it collapses, they brought cash with them. At one point, 35 percent of home sale transactions were closed without a mortgage, i.e. were all-cash sales. Home prices are up, the bargains are gone, but cash sales remain significantly elevated compared...Read More
Appraisal News; Lock Process Changes; HARP, CRT
8/18/2017 7:50 AM
Posted To: Pipeline PressBrad Pitt - a wannabe architect? In 2007, Pitt founded the Make It Right Foundation to build homes for families whose original residences had been washed away in Hurricane Katrina. Here"s one - the "Tiny House" - very cool . Mr. Pitt"s accountants know a thing or two...Read More
MBS Day Ahead: Most Traders Thinking "Don"t Rock The Boat"
8/18/2017 6:34 AM
Posted To: MBS CommentaryA maritime analogy for bond trading in the Summertime... In the summer months especially, there's a boat-friendly baseline weather pattern offshore. Lest you think that's a generality that doesn't merit your full confidence, check out the following shots of wave height ...Read More
MBS RECAP: Introducing The "Snow Cohn"
8/17/2017 5:01 PM
Posted To: MBS CommentaryWhat do you get when bond markets embark on a snowball rally due to headlines concerning Trump's Economic Advisor Gary Cohn? A delicious "Snow Cohn," of course (my team of writers assured me that was worth what I paid). In all seriousness, there were some serious twee...Read More
Trump Administration Drama Pushing Rates Even Lower
8/17/2017 4:17 PM
Posted To: Mortgage Rate WatchMortgage rates fell yesterday in response to a tweet about Trump disbanding his councils of CEOs. Twitter was in play again today . This time around it was Gary Cohn, Trump"s economic advisor. Rather, it was rumors of Cohn"s departure that sent financial markets into a tail-spin. T...Read More
Do’s and Don’t’s For Divorce Attorneys (and Their Clients Owning Real Estate)
8/17/2017 3:25 PM
Posted To: Community CommentaryAs a mortgage loan officer, I typically work with home buyers who are moving up, buying their first house, or buying a vacation or investment house. My refinances are often rate and term – (lowering the client’s payment) or cash-out for a specific purpo...Read More
CoreLogic - Don"t Overlook Rates in Affordability Discussions
8/17/2017 2:33 PM
Posted To: MND NewsWireAlthough home affordability is high, relative to pre-crisis levels, the rate at which their prices are increasing is cause for concern. Andrew LePage, CoreLogic Professional in Research Analysis, says the role of rising interest rates should not be overlooked; they can affect affordability more tha...Read More