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Answers to more questions regarding Florida flat fee MLS and for sale by owner services
Will my property's listing appear any different in the MLS and the internet than a listing by a full service Realtor? Your property listing will appear on the internet and the MLS just the same as any other listing. The only difference is that the MLS will contain a note in the Realtor Remarks section that this is a "limited service listing" and that other Realtors need to contact you in order to show the property & negotiate an offer. Besides that, there is no difference with your listing and any other. Will other real estate agents sell my house or will they avoid my house because it's an MLS-only listing? A smart Realtor shows their customers every home that is available for sale that meets their buyer's criteria. Each property is a little different, so by avoiding your home their buyer might end up buying nothing & then the Realtor loses out on getting paid any commission. And buyers are espcecially picky during a buyer's market, like it is now. There is always the chance that some real estate agent may blackball a listing and not show it because it is a limited service listing, a lower commission amount offered to the buyer's agent, or any number of other reasons. Typically Realtors who bring up those sort of ... more
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