Category: MLS (Multiple Listing Service)

Do you offer guaranteed placement in the MLS?

Yes, when you select either the Deluxe MLS package and have entered into a Listing Agreement, ForSaleByOwner.com guarantees that your property will be listed in the MLS within 72 hours (per local MLS rules and regulations). This is a key differentiator between us and most of our competitors.

How do I find my listing on national real estate listing search sites?

You can typically search by city or street address to find your property on the national real estate listing search sites like Realtor.com.

Why should I buy using the “For Sale By Owner” method?

There are many reasons to sell or buy “For Sale By Owner”: Learn how buying direct can help you get the house you want and build equity faster.

Who is ForSaleByOwner.com

We’ve been in business since 1999 and have helped tens of thousands of sellers successfully sell their home. We have a proven track record and knowledge of how to do this right. We’ve grown to be the largest and most successful FSBO marketplace because we have been the ones constantly pushing the envelope to find […]

How do I sign up to get notifications of new homes for sale?

On the search results page click Be notified of newly-listed homes at the top right corner of the page You will be prompted to login or create a new user account After you have logged-in (or created an account) click Saved Searches to modify your saved searches and e-mail notifications

What is the process to sell my home myself?

Download our free e-book, The Complete Guide To Buying and Selling Your Own Home, which includes chapters on . . . Advice on finding free and low-cost advertising Setting the right price How to negotiate with buyers so that everyone walks away happy How to eliminate unqualified buyers The correct way to show your home—yes, […]

How will I reach buyers?

We’re the number one “by-owner” site and get 5x more visitors than our closest competitor. In addition, we also offer plans that include a listing on the MLS and syndication to other real estate sites. It usually takes 48 hours from the time you publish to the time your listing appears on these other sites.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Content

General Who is ForSaleByOwner.com Backed by Tribune Publishing, ForSaleByOwner.com is the nation’s leading “by owner” real estate website, providing consumers with all the resources needed to sell and buy properties on their own. By offering a wide variety of listing packages, advertising services, tools and resources to fit any budget, we help consumers make smarter, […]

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Right Column

Talk to Us A live customer support representative is ready to assist you with any questions you may have. Customer Support Hours: Mon-Fri, 7AM-7PM CST Sat-Sun, 8AM-6PM CST Call Toll-Free: 1-888-FOR-SALE Email Anytime: support@forsalebyowner.com (We’ll try to reply within 24 hours.)

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