Market values for homes can be found by looking at the home listings in a particular area through sites such as Zillow.com or Realtor.com. These sites also offer options to not only view current homes on the market, but to find the market value estimate of homes that are not currently on the market.
This feature can be particularly helpful for someone who is interested in selling their home. The market value for a home refers to the best price that someone would pay for the home considering the current marketplace, including the competition from other homes available. This term can be used to describe many other purchases and is not restricted to real estate.