In a society obsessed with technology and social media, we are bombarded by loads of content. Today, anybody can post information online and just because something’s popular doesn’t mean it’s accurate.
Zillow’s Zestimates, the machine-made home value assessments, put Zillow on the map. Without these controversial algorithm-produced appraisals, Zillow would be a home search engine just like all the others. By and large, real estate agents hate them and homeowners swear by them — or at them — depending on how their home value goes. full article