Ask an Expert, Big Bear Real Estate

Brutally Honest Big Bear Real Estate

Yes, I do know the market better than Zillow.

Believe it or not a Real Estate agent that works the local market will have a better feel for property values than a computer. While I agree that Zillow should not be ignored completely, using Zillow as the tool for pricing Real Estate can be a disaster.

Two examples of this currently are:

43046 Sunset Drive, Moonridge 

Zillow Zestimate $232,000

In escrow at $176,000

 

801 Barker, Big Bear City

Zillow Zestimate $147,500

In escrow at $98,100

 

This represents a 38.4% inaccuracy from Zillow. You might as well get a dart board and start throwing.

Search the Big Bear MLS

Steve Hirschler

Associate, The Tim Wood Group

Coldwell Banker Mountain Gallery

42153 Big Bear Blvd.

P.O. BOX 6820

Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

stevehirschler@gmail.com

909 866-3481 EXT. 217 CELL 909 725-5889

Fax 909 866-3531

http://www.stevesellsbigbear.com

 

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January 26, 2009 - Posted by | Big Bear Market

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