The game of Monopoly is the first experience many of us have with owning property. It can be a tough, ruthless introduction to the world of real estate dealings. You roll the dice, your eyes wide open, mouth set in concentration, you move your game piece, and you land on St. James Place. You then […]
Why sell your home yourself? Selling a home by yourself, without an expensive real estate broker, is easier than most people think, but it will take some work on your part. You will be doing a lot of things that a real estate agent might normally do. Follow the ForSaleByOwner.com step-by-step selling guide, and you’ll […]
You’ve passed the first big test by assessing your financial situation and deciding to move forward with selling your home. Congratulations. Now it’s time to consider your selling method. Essentially, you have three options: use a traditional agent who’ll be paid a traditional commission; use a discount broker, or sell your home on your own […]
When people learn that Eddie Tyner is general manager of ForSaleByOwner.com, one of several online services that help sellers bypass real estate agents and their 6 percent commissions, they always ask if FSBO really works. “The first thing people ask is, can they sell a home themselves?” Tyner says. “I tell them unequivocally that it […]
As warmer weather starts spreading across the United States, look for the residential real estate market to emerge from its hibernation. That’s the reassuring view from Eddie Tyner, general manager of ForSaleByOwner.com, one of several online services that help sellers bypass real estate agents and their 6 percent commissions. “Buyers who might have been reluctant […]
How a Milwaukee condo owner sealed a FSBO sale.
Use this checklist to navigate the unique steps to selling a condo by owner.
We get asked this question all the time: When should I list my home? ForSaleByOwner.com sees the most traffic from interested buyers on Sundays and Mondays. This means that you need to refresh your listing before the weekend, especially if you’re reducing your asking price, so that everyone who sees it gets the best listing […]
Here’s your chance to be a part of something big this month: Join realtors across the country as they participate in the 2013 Nationwide Open House Weekend on April 20-21. This event couldn’t come at a better time. Now that tax season is over, buyers will be exploring your neighborhood with their tax refunds in […]