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Cash Flow Multiple and FMV - Analytical question

Is there in the residential real estate industry a common cash flow muliple, which is multiplied against operating cash flow of an income statement, the product of which is a reasonable ball park estimate of Fair Market Value of a property?   Major companies are valued in this manner; can residential real estate be valued roughly in this manner also?
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As an investment specialist broker, with several properties of my own......
Value is all based on the 'sold' comps, especially if it's going to be financed.
I have some earning 11% ROI and others closer to 4% They can only be sold for an appraised value.
 - totally different than commercial.
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September 08 2012
 can residential real estate be valued roughly in this manner also?

As Bob states, no, not typically, unless you are speaking of strictly residential real estate in an area of primarily rented homes, which some areas as. Appraisers use an 'income approach' when valuing residentail real estate...
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