Steve Nicastro has been part of the Real Estate Witch team since 2021. He brings a unique consumer-first perspective to Real Estate Witch. With two years under his belt at the platform, Steve has become a trusted voice for readers seeking clarity and empowerment in their real estate decisions.
Steve’s path to becoming the Content Team Lead at Clever Real Estate was paved with real-life experiences as a consumer in the real estate market. His hands-on approach in Charleston, S.C., where he closed over $6 million in transactions between 2020 and 2021, has given him a deep understanding of the challenges and victories that buyers and sellers face.
Steve’s tenure as a personal finance writer for NerdWallet, spanning over six years, was more than a career—it was a commitment to unraveling the complexities of finance and real estate for everyday individuals. His insights have been featured in prominent publications like the Associated Press, MarketWatch, and USA Today.
When he’s not writing or thinking about real estate, Steve can often be found embracing his passion for golf at the local course, sipping on ice coffee at Starbucks, channeling energy at the gym, or enjoying quality time with his family in the great outdoors.
- Real estate commission
- Selling a house without a realtor
- Finding a realtor
- Cash home buyers
- Home value estimates
- Real estate investing
- Rent to own homes
Steve Nicastro's Articles
Most FSBO sellers think they can save money or time by not using an agent when they sell their home. But is this true? Get the facts and data about FSBO vs. realtor transactions.
Contents: Who is Clever Offers for? | How much can I get for my house? | Pros and cons | How to request offers | FAQ Clever Offers is a free service connecting home sellers to legitimate cash offers from buying partners within the Clever Real Estate network. Partners include local, regional, and national investors, as well [...]
Listing your house on Zillow for sale by owner (FSBO) can be a great way to get your home in front of potential buyers, but you should know what you're getting yourself into. In this guide, we'll cover everything you need to know about posting your house on Zillow for sale by owner: fees, pros and cons, improving your listing, and more.
How accurate are home value estimators really? We rank the best home value websites from best to worst.
Thinking of selling your home FSBO? These are the best FSBO websites to check out!
Redfin Estimates and Zillow Zestimates provide an easy way to get a rough estimate of your property value, but how accurate are they? Are they a good substitute for an appraisal or an estimate from a real estate professional? Read on to find out more!