Who pays for a Zestimate?

It seems to me that people who pay to list their homes on Zillow shouldn't have to compete with Zillow on their asking price.  I was ok with Zillow showing graphs of independent data on the ups and downs of housing values, but when it started this Zestimate thing, it started undercutting listers who were priced higher.  I sold my house last week for $67k more than the Zillow's Zany Zestimate.   Fortunately, my buyer got his own appraisal.  Well, he didn't find me through Zillow anyway, but through MLS.  I pulled my listing, but the ghost of it is still lurking with the Zestimate in place of the original asking price...  I like Zillow's look and presentation, but... nuff said. 
  Flag content
Close
Report a Problem

Please enter a valid email address.

Close
Content flagged

We will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.

Close
We're Sorry
This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.
July 07 2011 - US
We think we've answered this question for you!
 
 
Related Discussions
New Help Section
The watering hole..
Profile picture for Pasadenan
Latest reply by Pasadenan
3 hours ago | 2361 answers
  • Posted by ConnieK_ppm
  • In Discussion
  • December 27 2011
Dunes Tavern & Conspiracy Center
Profile picture for Pasadenan
Latest reply by Pasadenan
21 hours ago | 14270 answers
Is America Home 4rent a scam or legit
Profile picture for sunnyview
Latest reply by sunnyview
1 day ago | 24 answers
Delete My Account
  • Be a Good Neighbor. Be respectful and on-topic. No spam or self-promotion! See our Good Neighbor Policy.
Be A Good Neighbor

Zillow Advice depends on each member to keep it a safe, fun, and positive place. If you see abuse, flag it. More on our Good Neighbor Policy.