How do I determine the value of my home in Fort Collins?

There are several different ways to determine the value of your property in Fort Collins – from automated valuation websites and tools, to having a professional appraisal done by a licensed appraiser.

If you are considering selling a property, real estate brokers typically use recent sales of properties that are both similar and close to your property to see what other buyers have been willing to pay for those properties. Then, they may suggest adjustments in price based on how your property differs from the ones that sold.

Real estate brokers may also look at properties that did not sell that are similar to yours and use that to suggest what might be too high of a price.

And finally, real estate brokers may also look at what is currently available for sale to see what buyers could buy as an alternative to your property.

If you’d like to see what your property might be worth, these are a few of the websites that can give you a rough idea of value based on some automated valuation models. These automated valuation tools can often give you a rough idea of value especially if your home is very similar to many others that sold recently. The more unique your property is, and the fewer recent, similar, comparable sales, the more prone an automated valuation is to be inaccurate. It can be off on both the high side and low side.

I also have many tools available on my website that I use to determine value including:

I usually keep my clients abreast of local real estate market activity around the properties they own and if you’re considering selling, I’d be happy to meet with you to help you evaluate the recent sales data.

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