Every homeowner is curious about the value of his or her most prized investment. It often pops up in conversation at dinner parties and, as personal finance experts will advise, it will play a big part in giving people options in life.Recognizing this, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach, which sells homes in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland, has added a new "What's Your Home Worth" tool to the home page of its website, www.foxroach.com. It is hoping the tool will generate a flow of new listing leads in a low-inventory market.Fox & Roach has made sure it is more valuable than other free services out there by offering three property appraisals -- from RPR (Realtors Property Resource), Zillow and Collateral Analytics.As a next step, homeowners will be able to sign up for an e-property watch, which will give them monthly updates on the value of their home, recent sales in their area and how many people are in the market for a home like th...
- Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach's new home valuation tool will give homeowners three different sources on the value of their home.
- The home valuation tool has been launched to give agents leads for listings in the future.
- Homeowners who then sign up to the e-property newsletter will receive monthly updates on recent sales in their area and buyer interest.