To obtain a true home value (and one that a lender will require if you get a mortgage to buy a home), you need to pay a state licensed and certified appraiser that is selected by your lender to write a certified appraisal of the valuation. However, a good tool to use to determine value when you are shopping for a home is provided by Realtor.com. For that reason and because I think the most valuable information about homes is listed on that site, I link properties I list on my website at https://kellypropertyexpert.com directly to the listing as it is posted on Realtor.com. Click here to find a description of the estimates provided by realtor.com.
If you are interested in how I value a home when I list one for sale, please ask. That is another topic.
Mary Kelly, Licensed Real Estate Broker
Owner & REALTOR, Kelly Property Expert, Inc.