Flat Fee Listing   vs. Traditional 6% Companies

 

Cost Flat Fee optional Brokerage Feee      Brokerage Fee of 6%, even if you sell your own home
Commission Offered to Buyer Agent recommended @ 3%, Sellers Option 3%
Agent Friendly Yard Sign Yes Yes
Direct Access to Principal Broker Yes Maybe
Source of Most Buyers Internet  Internet
Ability to sell your home by owner & not pay a commission                         Yes, See List Agreement No
Provide Market Analysis Yes Yes
Buyer Agents Show Listings Yes Yes
Come out to your home Available Probably
Agent-friendly Lock boxes Yes Yes
Top Producing agent Yes, We have sold 1000's of homes Probably not, depends on agent
Experience Active in Real Estate Since 1992 average 2 years
List properties in local Realtors MLS Yes Yes
Realtor.com Listing Yes Yes
Provide help in closing and negotiations Yes Yes
Full Services Available ( KeyBox, Sign Post, Video Tour, etc..) Yes Yes
Cancel listing at anytime at no cost Yes, Depending on Plan Chosen No
Listing on many third party web sites, like Zillow Yes, If avaialbe Yes, If available
Chances of listing agent selling property Less than 1% Less than 1%
For Sale By Owner  Once Listed you are a "Listed Property" Once Listed you are a "Listed Property"
Can list without a scheduled meeting Yes Probably
Can list within 1 business day Yes Yes