FSBO Tips From Former Realtors

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Many times, the reason a house sells is circumstance -- having the right house for the right buyers at the right time. Former real estate agents and experienced for sale by owner sellers share some of their tips. If you have the skills to be able to sell your own home, you can save yourself a hefty commission.   Play video



Market Your FSBO Home On The Internet

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When you are selling your own home, don't feel like you have to have an open house every weekend to sell your home. Focus more on Internet marketing to get people to see your FSBO home. Post your listing on the MLS, and on other sites like FSBO.com and make sure you come up on Google, Yahoo, and MSN searches. When selling your own home, take advantage of all the Internet resources and you can spend less time on traditional marketing techniques.  Play video


Adding An MLS Listing To Your FSBO Strategy

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Should you add an MLS listing to your FSBO strategy? Real estate agents used to be the only people who could access the MLS, but now anyone can see it on the Internet. Adding an MLS listing increases the number of eyes that will see your home. When selling your own home through a site like FSBO.com, you can add an MLS package. You will still avoid paying most of the commission, but you may have to pay a commission to an agent who brings his or her buyers to your sale.  Play video


How To Price Your Own Home To Sell

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Without the help of an experienced real estate agent, how should you price your home to sell? Experienced FSBO sellers share some of their pricing advice. Compute your listing price based on your property tax bill. Compare your home value to similar properties on the market. If you're hoping to sell quickly, consider giving your buyer a lower price since you're not paying commission when you sell your own home. Watch this Expert Real Estate Tips video for more FSBO advice.  Play video


What To Do Before Listing Your Home For Sale By Owner

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Homeowners need to do many things in preparation for listing their home "For Sale By Owner." They must do research to find the best FSBO website to list their home. They need to price the home appropriately for the market. Homeowners must stage the house and make sure it's ready for any showings. Finally, they can place a yard sign outside and let potential buyers come see the house. Watch this Expert Real Estate Tips video for more advice for selling your own home.  Play video