Zillow Advice: Home Buying - How can I determine present (2-27-11) value of property to make an offer? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-can-I-determine-present-2-27-11-value-of-property-to-make-an-offer/388664/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate The present value is based ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-can-I-determine-present-2-27-11-value-of-property-to-make-an-offer/388664/ <p>The present value is based on what the current sales are within the area that the property is located.&nbsp; The best person to help you with this is your real estate agent as they have access to information that you do not.&nbsp; Once the agent has provided you with the information you make the best offer that you feel the property is worth to you and within reason of course.</p> Tue, 15 Mar 2011 00:36:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-can-I-determine-present-2-27-11-value-of-property-to-make-an-offer/388664/ 2011-03-15T00:36:00Z Find a buyer's agent you ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-can-I-determine-present-2-27-11-value-of-property-to-make-an-offer/388664/ Find a buyer's agent you want to work with.&nbsp; Tell them which property you are interested and have them take you to see it.&nbsp; They can then do the research to help you come up with a good estimate of the present value.&nbsp; A buyer's agent will help you get the best price.&nbsp; The seller's agent is there to make sure the seller gets the best price.&nbsp; You want an agent on your side to make sure you don't get ripped off.<br/><br/>Marcin Talaga<br/> Mon, 28 Feb 2011 00:34:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-can-I-determine-present-2-27-11-value-of-property-to-make-an-offer/388664/ 2011-02-28T00:34:00Z Work with an agent on any ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-can-I-determine-present-2-27-11-value-of-property-to-make-an-offer/388664/ Work with an agent on any offers, its a free service.... Mon, 28 Feb 2011 00:10:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-can-I-determine-present-2-27-11-value-of-property-to-make-an-offer/388664/ 2011-02-28T00:10:00Z The Zestimate is only a starting ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-can-I-determine-present-2-27-11-value-of-property-to-make-an-offer/388664/ <p>The Zestimate is only a starting point.&nbsp;&nbsp; The "present value" will require carefully research of comparable&nbsp;properties that have sold in the last two or three months in the neighborhood</p> Sun, 27 Feb 2011 21:49:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-can-I-determine-present-2-27-11-value-of-property-to-make-an-offer/388664/ 2011-02-27T21:49:00Z