Sell Your Home with a Realtor

 

Ready to sell your home? Wondering if you should get a relator or sell on your own? Here are some reasons why going through a realtor will make the selling process easier and less stressful for you!

 

-         Financial benefit

-         You are not as likely to fetch as high a price for your home as you would if you worked with a professional. An established real estate agent knows how to market your property to the right buyers, price it competitively and negotiate based on the hard facts about your home.

-         Marketing

-         Hard to do on your own especially without an established network. Realtors know how to market each property they have.

-        Selling a home is hard work

-         A considerable amount of time needs to be devoted to selling a home.

-         Home needs to be inspected, repaired as necessary, photographed, filmed, listed, shown to potential buyers, and more.

-         Be available for potential buyers: answering phone calls, showing the home, and negotiating price.

-        For sale by owner websites are not that effective

-        The buyer must be qualified

-         Big difference between being pre-approved for a mortgage vs. pre-qualified

-        Must be careful to ensure your safety

-         Real estate agents have a process for ensuring both their own safety and the safety of the clients.

-        Need to do research and ensure you are legal

-         Each are has its own laws and regulations related to selling a home

-         Need to prepare all of the necessary paperwork for making a real estate transaction

-        For sale by owner homes are a target for bargain shoppers

                     -          Buyers assume those selling a home without a realtor are willing to sell for                          less