Absolutely¬†not. Websites like Zillow and Trulia provide estimates based on a privately kept formula, which provides wildly inaccurate estimates. You should always consult an agent to get a proper estimate. If you’d like, you can actually request a valuation of your home from us here.

Realtors use a variety of methods, but the most common one is the use of a comparative market analysis. Comparative market analyses (a.k.a. CMAs) are evaluations of recently sold homes in the same area as your home; factors taken into consideration include square footage, number of beds and baths, kitchen upgrades, lot features, and more.