Asking price vs. Offer price?

How can a seller justify price their home $3000 more than the comprable home on sale nearby and the comprable has more bedrooms. If a home is worth the asking price, what is the standard price to offer. Is it $5000 less or more? I think when I view the property for the first time, I will not only bring an RE... show more How can a seller justify price their home $3000 more than the comprable home on sale nearby and the comprable has more bedrooms. If a home is worth the asking price, what is the standard price to offer. Is it $5000 less or more?

I think when I view the property for the first time, I will not only bring an RE expert, but also an appraiser so I can get a better idea on the true value of the property. Has anyone ever did this before?
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