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This house is listed at 319K, but the zestimate is far lower at 226K. Any idea why such a disparity

  • Question refers to 1287 Royal Ave, Louisville, KY 40204
  • January 17 2010
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Zillow uses mass appraisal techniques to create 'zestimates'.  Such techniques are most accurate when there is a highly homogeneous pool of properties.  They won't work well in places like the Highlands were build quality varies and updates and remodels can have a huge impact on value.  
  • February 11 2010
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there is no direct connection between list price and zestimate.
  • January 17 2010
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