Want to sell your home without an agent? A basic MLS flat-fee listing service will run you $299-$399, on average. Compare that to the standard 2.5-3% commission listing agents charge to sell your home and it means you could save thousands on your next sale! These savings can come at a cost, though.
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.
When you sell your home, you obviously want to keep as much money as possible after the sale. Thankfully, there are some great ways to save on realtor fees, which can make a huge dent in your earnings. Here’s how.
Today, you can find listing agents who accept 2% real estate commission rates instead of the conventional 3% rates. And several discount real estate brands offer built-in 2% listing rates, no negotiations required. Here’s what you should know.