Selling a home is an expensive and time-consuming process — a typical home sale takes nearly 60 days from start to finish. So it’s understandable that you might be interested in a faster, cheaper alternative. Cash buyers like Express Homebuyers promise exactly that: a sale that can close in as little as […]
In California, selling a house costs an average of 4.8-11.0% of the final sale price. The typical home seller pays roughly $28k-65k in realtor commission, closing costs, and other related expenses. To calculate this estimate, we polled California realtors about local real estate commission costs. Then we collected closing cost data from […]
Understanding what agents do for their commission, who pays realtor fees, and how that money is distributed between the agents, is the key to answering some of the even more pressing questions— i.e., can you negotiate realtor fees, and how can you reduce real estate commission.