Posted by Carmen on June 16, 1999 at 12:44:15:
- Friendly Realtors
- Tax rolls
- Friendly Title Companies
- Friendly Appraisers
Or, there are some websites that will give you prices of houses sold in the past year or so in the neighborhood and you can get an approximation - there’s been a few mentioned on here, including one from yahoo (sorry, I didn’t print it out)
Good comps are created from the sale price of similar homes in the same neighborhood, without adverse conditions (foreclosures, rehabs, etc.) over the past 6 months to a max of a year. They are based on the square footage of the house, type of construction, number of bedrooms, baths, etc., roof type, and condition of home.