How Accurate are Zillow Zestimates?

Zillow Zestimates

It’s a proven fact that the majority of homebuyers start their home search online.  One of the more well-known sites for home information is Zillow.  Zillow provides a range of tools for homebuyers, including Zestimates, which are Zillow’s best estimate of a home’s value.  Should you make decisions based on a Zestimate?  Here are the things to consider. How Zillow Calculates an Estimate of a Home’s Value Zillow uses an automated system to prepare estimates for over 100 million home in the U.S.  Given the sheer volume of estimates it tracks, Zillow must use a calculation based on a range… Read More

7 DIY Home Staging Tips to Get Your Home Ready to Sell

Home Staging DIY

Do you want to sell your home, but you’re afraid that getting it into “top dollar” shape will take too much time or money?  Don’t despair.  Here are some easy home staging tips from a top Davie REALTOR® that will help you create a truly competitive Davie home for sale.   Update Your Fireplace A fireplace can be a focal point of a room.  But, if your fireplace screen is dingy, there is an inexpensive and quick fix for that.  Remove the screen and the glass door if it’s attached.   Use a brush to remove any dust from the screen… Read More