If comps are hard to find in immediate neighborhood, can averaging the dollar per sq ft be helpfulI averaged 29 houses that have sold in the last year up to a mile away. Some similar and close to sellers house, I averaged the dollar per square ft. In all. Came up with a good number, but seems a lot less than asking price.April 11 2013 - US00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.