Selling your home by owner saves you time, money and helps you retain as much equity as possible. Studies by the National Association of Realtors, Northwestern University and Stanford University have documented the financial and logistical advantages of direct selling.
Use this checklist as a quick reference as you frame your selling plan. You will find in-depth stories on selling must-knows like pricing, staging, marketing and negotiating in the ForSaleByOwner.com Education Center. Get updates and analysis about housing trends and news at our blog, and join us on Facebook, where direct-selling homeowners swap ideas and post listings.