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ZipRealty displays users' estimates and automated values

Officials at real estate brokerage company ZipRealty see a serious side to a real estate guessing game that allows its clients to weigh in on home values.

The company’s Web site now displays the average price estimate of its community of users for specific homes alongside automated home valuations from real estate sites including Zillow.com, Cyberhomes.com and Eppraisal.com.