Know your local real estate market. Whether you are considering a move or just want to know what’s happening with homes in your local community, it’s a good idea to get a home evaluation. This is a free tool that estimates how much your home is worth.
Your real estate agent will prepare a CMA by examining properties that are comparable to your own home in location and size to figure out an appropriate initial asking price. Getting a CMA from your agent is often one of the first steps you'll take in listing your property.