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AVAR 10-Step System For A Top Dollar Fast Sale - 07/31/09 10:46 PM
Ava Terry Broker with Avar Realty and www.HuntsvilleFlatFeeMLS.com are Members of the Chamber of Commerce, National Association of Realtors and North Alabama MLS Service. We are the premier flat fee discount brokerage for Huntsville and North Alabama. 1) Put Your Self in the Buyers Shoes. Imagine you are the potential buyer. What questions would you ask? What are the positive features in your home? What are the negative features? Be prepared to overcome these objections. Understand that the potential buyer is looking for reasons not to buy! Use this information to your advantage and have a counter move prepared to overcome (0 comments)
$499.99 Avar Realty Flat Fee MLS Listing Service - 07/30/09 11:13 PM
Ava Terry Broker with Avar Realty and www.HuntsvilleFlatFeeMLS.com are Members of the Chamber of Commerce, National Association of Realtors and North Alabama MLS Service. We are the premier flat fee discount brokerage for Huntsville and North Alabama.
SUPREME Multiple Listing Service Program Includes With our system save 50% to 95% over traditional real estate agencies Full access to your Avar Realty listing agent. Avar Realty LLC, 102 % Money Back Guarantee of Services You may withdraw your listing at any time We assist in completing important disclosure forms. You set the selling (Buy Side) commission to what ever you choose (2 comments)
The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® Code of Ethics - 07/28/09 04:46 PM
Ava Terry Broker with Avar Realty and www.HuntsvilleFlatFeeMLS.com are Members of the Chamber of Commerce, National Association of Realtors and North Alabama MLS Service. We are the premier flat fee discount brokerage for Huntsville and North Alabama. The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® Code of Ethics:What Does it Mean for Consumers?How does the Code of Ethics affect everyday real estate practices? If a REALTOR® represents you, whether you are buying or selling a home, you can count on that REALTOR® to:1. Be honest with all parties in the transaction - not just with you, as his or her client, but also with (0 comments)
Avar Realty Flat Fee System Working Well In North Alabama - 07/25/09 11:39 PM
Ava Terry, Broker for Avar Realty is a Member of the Chamber of Commerce, National Association of Realtors and North Alabama MLS Service. Since we started our flat rate MLS Service in 2008, we knew that there was a need for a true locally operated flat fee real estate brokerage in North Alabama. We have been continually improving our system since its inception as we have learned what is needed to meet the needs of the home seller who is interested in a cost saving program like ours. It is this type of home seller that is interested in saving thousands (0 comments)
In 1971 Charles Schwab incorporated First Commander Corporation and in 1972 he bought out his partners and renamed it Charles Schwab and Company. In 1974, Schwab had the good fortune of an SEC pilot program that deregulated some brokerage transactions and in 1975 the SEC mandated negotiated commissions for stock trades. At this point most brokerages raised their fees. Schwab in contrast started what he called a discount brokerage. Schwab’s discount brokerage was really an unbundling of trading and advice much like Flat Fee MLS Listings are an unbundling of marketing and transaction management. This meant that instead of Schwab (2 comments)
Look out for flat fee listing services with hidden agendas! - 07/04/09 08:44 PM
Why Avar Realty the premier flat fee service in North Alabama. When shopping for a flat fee serviceyou should make an informed decision. Not all flat fee services work the same because there are avariety of reasons that companies decide to provide these services. Here are the red flags to look forbefore you list. Competitor #1. These companies have the hidden agenda of capturing the buyer and selling them any property, not necessarily yours. Often they send out a referral based on the phone traffic created by your listing at their office. The longer your property sits on the market the more leads (0 comments)
Save on Real Estate commissions! - 07/02/09 08:14 PM
In these tough economic times that we are all facing, we know that many of you are at the point or near the point of not being able to keep the home you are in. Are you facing foreclosure? Are you considering a SHORT SALE on your home? First, we recommend you call your Mortgage Company and see if you can make arrangements to reduce your mortgage payments to something you can afford now. If they won't work with you then perhaps Avar Realty llc can help! The biggest expense in selling a home is the commission you have to pay the (0 comments)
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