florida mls: Flat fee MLS…it’s not your Grandmother’s property listing method! - 11/23/11 10:19 AM
The technological age has empowered consumers to demand that industries offer more reasonable prices for services.  Real estate is no exception.  Thanks to the Internet, home sellers can get exposure for their properties without having to pay huge commissions.  Instead of paying 6% to a full service Realtor, flat fee or discount listing services allow sellers to get listed on the MLS and have complete control over the sale of their property.  The concept of flat rate MLS listing originated in Florida in the late 1990’s and has grown in popularity in all major cities.  Now flat fee MLS in Tampa … (1 comments)

florida mls: ADDvantage SuccessTM flat fee MLS made simple and gives Florida By Owners what they need to be successful...Marketing, Service and Representation - 04/20/09 11:03 AM
ADDvantage® is Florida's most innovative discount real estate brokerage firm. We just went national with our getmoreoffers.com flat fee MLS platform in March 2009.
We brought innovation to flat fee MLS through the Street Smart ADDvantage® Realtor ® eblast known well in Florida for promoting high "buyer agent" commissions for 4 years now. It is now Florida's most read Realtor-to-Realtor email.
With the success of Street Smart ADDvantage®, we are now offering a flat fee MLS listing plan that mimics a full service listing and still saves the seller 50% in real estate commissions.
ADDvantage SuccessTM is simple to understand and … (0 comments)

florida mls: Is an ADDvantage flat fee MLS Listing in Tampa, Orlando and other Florida Cities Really Worth $349? - 11/04/08 03:15 AM
Florida by owners list on the MLS using the flat fee MLS services of ADDvantage 2 to 1 over our closest competitor offering a similar service. While ADDvantage is the most reliable flat fee MLS listing service in Florida, not all people selling FSBO with MLS will spend the extra $100 to $150 to list through ADDvantage. They simply do not see the value while others do.
The typical client of ADDvantage can be described as an articulate home-seller. We list homes in the MLS for sellers that have property in very exclusive areas of Miami, Palm Harbor, South Beach, Tampa, … (0 comments)

florida mls: Flat Fee MLS Service ADDvantage Fields 2780 Realtor Calls - 08/19/08 10:09 AM
The Internet offers many choices to list your Tampa property using flat fee MLS. But, there is only one flat fee service in Tampa Bay that delivers more service than any other full-service real estate company or flat fee MLS...that's ADDvantage. 
Don't think for a second that listing flat fee in the MLS is a step down from full-service. Not even a close call at ADDvantage. How do we know we offer more service than a full-service company? 
Simple, we work longer hours and get more results. Our 8:00am-8:00pm 7 days a week live phone support has resulted in 2785 showing … (1 comments)

florida mls: Tampa Flat Fee MLS go through GTAR not Mid-Florida it's Better - 06/30/08 12:26 AM
Tampa Flat Fee MLS sellers want to be listed in Greater Tampa Association of Realtors (GTAR), not the Mid-Florida Regional MLS.
Most Flat Fee MLS services in Florida do not belong to GTAR because it is expensive to join the GTAR board so they belong to Mid-Florida.
ADDvantage is the only Florida Flat Fee MLS services that pays attention to the little details that can affect your MLS listing.
The difference between listing through GTAR v. Mid-Florida Regional is when you list through GTAR, your MLS number starts with a "T" not an "O" (like Oscar).
List through Mid-Florida and your Tampa … (0 comments)

florida mls: When it comes to financing contingencies, what's better for the seller? The FAR or FARBAR contract? - 06/06/08 09:28 AM
When it comes to financing contingencies, what's better for the seller? The FAR or FARBAR contract?
Flat fee sellers often represent themselves. While not advisable, I believe most flat fee sellers do represent themselves in contract negotiations.
Realtors, being licensed professionals, typically know more about sales contracts than FSBO un-represented flat fee sellers.
The most common reason that a real estate transaction fails is financing issues.  The following briefly describes the differences in the two with regard to financing contingencies:
FAR (Florida Association of Realtors) contract gives the seller an advantage because the onus is on the buyer to provide the … (1 comments)

florida mls: Home buyer activity in parts of Florida are dramatically improving such as Miami, Tampa, Orlando and Jacksonville - 04/02/08 12:54 AM
Compared with 2007, I see a dramatic improvement in unrepresented buyer activity as well as in Realtor® requests for showings.  July through December 2007 was a precipitous slide to a December standstill. But 2008 started off on the right foot with January activity in the "fair" column, February was better and March is a benchmark.  When I say benchmark, I mean the bar to beat or exceed. Buyer activity, offers and showings are strong. Our phone at ADDvantage® is ringing continually and activity is increasing as well.
The National Association of Realtors says, "Existing Home Sales Rise in February" and the call volume … (0 comments)

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