How To Figure Out Your Homes Value

In this article we talk about 3 different ways to value your home. (How an official appraisal works, what things does a real estate agent look at when performing a comparative market analysis before listing a home, and the DIY / for sale by owner method) Using online home value estimation tools isn’t enough to figure out the true value. They can give you a pretty good idea about the average home price in your area and local data. But don’t make the mistake of not doing your homework. Take a moment and learn about the different ways home values get set in different situations. Using this information you should be able to better understand your personal situation and how to go about determining your homes value.

Real Estate Appraisal


Real Estate Agent (Comparative Market Analysis Basics)


For Sale By Owner (How To Price A Home for FSBO)


Popular Online Home Valuation Tools. (These sites can be used as data resources to come with a final home value. Certain house, land, and location characteristics a software algorithm just cant pick up)

  • Zillow (Zestimate) –
  • Trulia
  • Chase Home Value Estimator
  • (Can be used to see real estate agent sold comparable homes in your area: hands on search) Click advance search link and select recently sold –
  • to search records online – and consider and article on how to find local records real estate or state background check records for free