Most Popular Homes For Sale By Owner in May

By ForSaleByOwner

Interested buyers flocked to these five homes for sale by owner in May. What did these sellers do to get so much attention?
One word: marketing.

Many sellers worry that they won’t be able to market their home as well as an agent and so they choose to pay a professional. What they don’t realize is that they can take advantage of the agent’s secret weapon – the MLS – for hundreds of dollars instead of thousands and get the same exposure to buyers.

These sellers made the most of a simple marketing planand put their homes on the MLS.

1. 39642 Primrose Court, Sauk Centre, MN 56378
Price: $459,000
Highlights: With an open style that is perfect for entertaining guests, this 5,000-square foot custom-built dream home includes 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The master suite is incredibly spacious and includes a beautiful fireplace and whirlpool tub. Top-of-the-line features include granite counter tops, custom stained knotty alder cabinets, low-emissive windows and more. Located on a spacious 1-acre lot in a newly established neighborhood makes this a must-see.

2. 41 Belmore Ct, Amherst, NY 14228
Price: $699,900
Highlights: Completely renovated in the last 15 months, this gorgeous 4-bed and 3-bath home is set in a wonderful neighborhood. The kitchen, dining room and living area have been connected into one open space that features a 10′ marble island, chopping block prep island and semi-custom cabinetry. The master bathroom features Carrara Marble and radiant heated flooring, while the master bedroom is incredibly spacious and features a large walk-in closet.

3. 3390 Bostwick Rd, Madison, GA 30650
Price: $239,000
Highlights: 1,935 square feet of pure charm, this 3-bed, 3-bath sits on 4 acres of sprawling, pastoral land with beautiful, large oak trees. In addition to two master suites, this home also features a living room with an attached play/study room, a newly landscaped front yard with flagstone walkway, a large kitchen and dining area. This house is perfect for a new couple, family with children or even those looking to enjoy retirement on lots of land.

4. 3847 Stillmeadow Drive, Wheatfield, IN 46392
Price: $347,000
Highlights: A beautiful single-family home sitting on a 1 acre lot overlooking a large pond, this is country living at its finest. The three large bedrooms can accommodate a large family, providing private space for all. The spacious master bedroom includes lighted double tray ceilings, while the master bathroom allows you to lounge in a soaking tub or shower in a large, glass enclosed, walk-in shower. The kitchen is a chef’s dream and the sunroom offers plenty of light.

5. 119 Alexander Drive, Johnson City, TN 37604
Price: $960,000
Highlights: Modeled after the Josiah Smith home in Charleston, SC, this 6-bed, 5-bath home has so much to love. Double side porches adorn the exterior and the property features apple trees, dogwoods and cherry blossoms. The master suite includes double vanities, built-in cabinet, oversize tub, large walk-in shower, walk-in closet and seats at each window. The large open kitchen/breakfast room is great for cooking and dining while the furnished basement is perfect to entertain.

Will you take advantage of the marketing power of the MLS and top our list of most popular homes in June?