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Are New “For Sale by Owner” Sites Changing the Rules?

February 2, 2016 by Leave a comment

When home prices rise steadily over several straight years, seller’s markets crop up where demand is strongest. One of the side effects is a renewal of interest among home sellers in trying to find a way to forgo the traditional six percent commission that real estate brokerages charge. Typically, that means marketing their homes on... View Article

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The Unexpected Downsides of Selling Without an Agent

December 19, 2014 by 1 Comment

With the internet playing such a huge role in selling a house these days, going it alone—no real estate agent in sight—can look like a pretty simple decision. There are a few big reasons you’re probably considering this route, like being able to skip the 6% commission fee and having complete control over everything from... View Article

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