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how does zillow determine home estimates?

my home, 1558-60 hopkins is valued 20k less than the doubles next to me. my house is more updated and cleaner. how can their properties be valued higher?we all have similiar sq. footage. one house is a side by side, the other up and down like mine.
  • April 21 2009 - Lakewood
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They compare similar homes that have sold. But, a 2 story will usually value at a lower amount than a ranch. I am pretty sure it has something to do with marketability. Less prefer 2 stories.

Ranch homes also cost more to build.
  • June 17 2010
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