Rodkin on Why Some Houses Sell at Unusually High Prices

Readers ask questions, and our real estate expert answers. This week, a reader named Liz from Glenview asks why a neighbor’s house sold for about $400,000 when others near it are sitting at prices in the $300,000s.

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