As you know Realtors see a lot of homes, and appraisers should as well, but the one in your case may not have been an expert in your area.... On the other hand, did your property appraise out, considering the sale price and the down payment of the buyers. If the answer is yes, then you have really nothing to worry or think about, if on the other hand the appraisal is much much lower than the sale price and creates a problem for the loan for the buyers etc., then you may have to involve your listing agent to provide the appraiser with additional information of the additional value of your particular property, i.e. provide those comps the listing agent used to price your home originally....
So since we do not know what the end result of said appraisal was, hard for us to make any kind of
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Appraisers generally work independently of the bank and the buyer's agent, but the sellers agent can provide input on how the property was priced and valued. As a seller's agent I provide the appraiser with the necessary comps and notes to help them understand the value. Although the appraiser has already made their opinion, it does not hurt your agent to approach the appraiser with the comp data to see if they would alter their valuation. You may or may not have the right to order a 2nd appraisal, but the lender is not going to be obligated to take it.
Broker Baird & Warner
Then again, a lender's appraiser is typically suggested by the lender to appraise a property for the lowest possible value to give the lender the highest level of security. For example, lending you 80% of $250K is very different from 80% of $350K on the same house.