Zillow Advice: Zestimates - Checking Zillow values my house is dropping precipitously while homes next to me are gaining. Why? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Checking-Zillow-values-my-house-is-dropping-precipitously-while-homes-next-to-me-are-gaining-Why/461352/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate It is all just random fluctuations ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Checking-Zillow-values-my-house-is-dropping-precipitously-while-homes-next-to-me-are-gaining-Why/461352/ It is all just random fluctuations in the estimates.&nbsp; It is meaningless.<br/>See the FAQ "<a href="http://www.zillow.com/wikipages/What-is-a-Zestimate/">what is a Zestimate</a>", and the <a href="http://www.zillow.com/howto/DataCoverageZestimateAccuracy.htm">Zestimate tolerance range</a>.<br/><br/>(Even though Zillow doesn't address the fluctuation issue and has indicated they have no intention of addressing that issue).<br/> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 00:06:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Checking-Zillow-values-my-house-is-dropping-precipitously-while-homes-next-to-me-are-gaining-Why/461352/ 2012-09-26T00:06:00Z Well, I don't trust Realtor ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Checking-Zillow-values-my-house-is-dropping-precipitously-while-homes-next-to-me-are-gaining-Why/461352/ Well, I don't trust Realtor CMA's either..., even if they did do a site visit and provided their back-up reference documentation.<br/><br/>At least with Zillow's data and statistics, I can extrapolate useful information.<br/><br/>And there are plenty of other AVM sources to get alternate machine opinions from.&nbsp; Here is just a short list of some of the other "free" ones:<br/><br/><a rel="nofollow" href="http://Realestate.com/homepricecheck">Realestate.com/homepricecheck</a><br/><br/><a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.finestexpert.com">finestexpert.com</a><br/><br/><a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.homes.com/Home-Prices/">homes.com</a><br/><br/><a href="http://homesand.net/Quick_comps.aspx" rel="nofollow">Homesand.net</a><br/><br/><a href="http://www.eppraisal.com/" rel="nofollow">Eppraisal</a><br/><br/><a href="http://express.realquest.com/" rel="nofollow">realquest.com express</a><br/><br/><a href="http://www.cyberhomes.com/index.cfm" rel="nofollow">cyberhomes.com</a><br/><br/><a href="http://www.trulia.com" rel="nofollow">trulia</a><br/><br/><a href="https://www.chase.com/ccp/index.jsp?pg_name=ccpmapp/home_equity/tools/page/home_value_estimator" rel="nofollow">chase</a><br/><br/><a href="http://www.homegain.com/" rel="nofollow">homegain</a> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 17:44:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Checking-Zillow-values-my-house-is-dropping-precipitously-while-homes-next-to-me-are-gaining-Why/461352/ 2012-09-26T17:44:00Z I'm starting to understand ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Checking-Zillow-values-my-house-is-dropping-precipitously-while-homes-next-to-me-are-gaining-Why/461352/ I'm starting to understand why Real Estate professionals don't like or trust Zillow's values. Wed, 26 Sep 2012 15:53:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Checking-Zillow-values-my-house-is-dropping-precipitously-while-homes-next-to-me-are-gaining-Why/461352/ 2012-09-26T15:53:00Z It looks as if the Zestimate ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Checking-Zillow-values-my-house-is-dropping-precipitously-while-homes-next-to-me-are-gaining-Why/461352/ It looks as if the Zestimate on your home is adjusting to come more in line with the Zestimates of the neighborhood. Wed, 26 Sep 2012 01:13:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Checking-Zillow-values-my-house-is-dropping-precipitously-while-homes-next-to-me-are-gaining-Why/461352/ 2012-09-26T01:13:00Z