Selling Your Maryland Home Yourself?

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Real Estate Agent with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage MD RE License 579412

Selling Your Maryland Home Yourself?

Why do sellers sell their homes themselves? 

63% of sellers say it is because they don't feel listing agents do enough to earn their commission but are okay with paying the buyer's agent commission and they want to save that extra commission.

On average homes sold with an agent receive 17% more than homes sold for sale by the owner.  Did you realize you are leaving 11% of the value of your home on the table by not listing with an agent?

I am a listing agent, my average sales to list price is 113.9% which means on average the final sales prices of homes I have sold within the last year are 113.9% higher than the list price, and many with multiple offers.  Check out my reviews on Zillow too.  

 

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If you are thinking of buying or selling a home in  Maryland give me a call at 410-292-0100 or start your search here and I'll talk about the market conditions and what your home could possibly be worth in today's marketplace if you are thinking of selling.  If you are considering buying a home, there is no better time than now to buy. The tax savings and wealth building alone are worth the plunge into today's market. Coldwell Banker and I are connected with some of the brightest and best real estate agents in the world and can assist with your move here to Maryland or anywhere in the United States or abroad.  Ask me how.

During these trying times, Coldwell Banker and I are equipped with the latest technology to sell your home using Virtual Open Houses, Virtual showings, electronic signing, virtual inspection, and even online closings.   You can reach out to me through Snapchat, Duo, Skype, Google Hangouts, What's App, text messaging, or simply by phone.  We take your and your family's health and safety very seriously.  

June Piper-Brandon ~ Associate Broker ~ MRP, AHWD, CDPE, ePro

Coldwell Banker

410-292-0100 - Direct   410-461-7600 Office

June Piper Brandon - Agent with Century 21 New Millennium

June Piper Brandon - Agent with Century 21 New Millennium

Comments (3)

Laura Cerrano
Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island - Locust Valley, NY
Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher

I see what you're saying and it would be interesting to get the take of Mrs. @homerome 

Apr 25, 2022 03:41 PM
Stella Barbour
NoVa Brokers LLC - Vienna, VA
Principal Broker, Serving Virginia and Maryland

I agree with you in this market.  The homeowners think they are saving money but instead they are LOSING money and they just don't realize it.  I just spoke to a homeowner that said they did not need an agent and sold their house for x amount and I looked it up and it sold  for $100,000 less than what I could have sold it for but I did not even tell them that since it was already a completed transaction.  

Apr 25, 2022 03:43 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Hi June- many sellers think that with it being a seller's market, they could make even more money by selling their home on their own. they might be surprised. 

Apr 25, 2022 04:58 PM