It Pays to Sell with a Real Estate Agent

it pays to sell with real estate agent

Today it’s more important than ever to have an expert you trust.

She will guide you as you sell your house.

For Sale By Owner (FSBO) is the process of selling real estate without a broker or real estate agent representing you. Here’s why selling as a FSBO is a big mistake.

Pays to sell with agentHouses sold with an agent net an average of

6% more

than those sold on their own.*

Pays to sell with agent

Real estate agents act as a third party to help you avoid legal jeopardy.

This is one of the major reasons why FSBOing has dropped from 19% to 8% over the past 20 years.**

Pays to sell with agent

Here’s who you’ll have to negotiate with if you try to sell your house on your own?

    • Buyer
    • Buyer’s Agent
    • Home Inspector
    • Appraiser, if there’s a question of value
    • Buyer’s Attorney, in some parts of the country

Pays to sell with agent

When you sell on your own, it’s very hard to control entry into your home.

Real estate professionals are experienced in keeping you safe with proper COVID-19 guidance.

They also use technology like virtual tours to limit access to your home.

Selling your house on you own leaves you to manage the intire transaction by yourself. Before you decide to take on this challenge, let’s connect to make sure you’re safe and successful every step of the way.

* Collateral Analytics

** NAR

The information contained, and the opinions expressed, in this article are not intended to be construed as investment advice. 


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