Home Bay Real Estate is a discount real estate brokerage that claims it can save home sellers an average of $15,000 on realtor commission. However, Home Bay’s DIY approach is a lot riskier than advertised, and — considering the limited service its agents provide — its fees are WAY too expensive. Here’s what you should know.
Limited-service real estate agents offer fewer realty services at a lower rate. Sounds simple, right? Not exactly. We cover pros and cons of limited-service real estate agents, and discuss who should — and shouldn’t — use this approach.
Houwzer Real Estate is a discount real estate brokerage that advertises commission savings for home sellers. As Houwzer reviews illustrate, though, you could face service-quality compromises. Other discount brands may provide a better combination of savings and personalized service.
While Assist-2-Sell once ranked as one of the real estate industry’s premier discount brands, it’s suffered a steep decline over the past 15 years. As the Assist-2-Sell reviews we’ll cover illustrate, most sellers will find better value — and fewer risks — with other discount services.
Trelora Real Estate is a real estate brokerage that advertises discounted commission rates for home sellers, as well as rebates for buyers. Sellers pay a flat listing fee of $4,000 or less, instead of the 2.5-3% that agents typically charge. However, as the Trelora reviews we’ll cover illustrate, your potential savings come with significant tradeoffs, and other discount brands may offer a better mix of savings and personalized service.