fsbo: 3 Reasons Why It May Not Pay to Sell Your Home Yourself - 06/22/11 04:58 AM
Many sellers are tempted to list For Sale By Owner (FSBO) because they feel home prices are down and they don't want to lose one more penny by paying a real estate commission. But with fewer than ten percent of all home sales falling into the FSBO category, it's a challenging strategy. Here are three reasons why you should think twice about this strategy: 1. Personal Security - You have to safeguard yourself against prospects that have not been screened and qualified by a professional. When someone calls to request a showing, note their caller ID and keep a log of … (3 comments)

fsbo: Don’t Try This at Home – When a FSBO Doesn’t Make Financial Sense - 07/19/10 04:15 AM
Selling a home without representation doesn’t happen very often. When it does, it’s likely that the sale was to a family member, close friend, or a tenant who was already renting and living there. These cases are the exception to the rule however, and there are powerful reasons why it is so difficult to make a sale “by owner.”The biggest roadblock is that properties for sale by owner (FSBOs) aren’t included in the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) that licensed real estate agents and organizations use.  A sign in the yard and an ad in the newspaper are no match for the … (1 comments)

 
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