Can I sell my home without an agent?

Can I sell my home without an agent?

This is one of the most frequently asked questions.

You know using an agent means paying tens of thousands of dollars, and you suspect you might be able to do it yourself. But you're busy and selling your home is a big deal. You don’t have a ton of extra time and you don’t want to mess it up.

We’re here to help you work it out.

It’s not rocket science

Selling a home does have steps, and there is information that's important to know, but it’s not rocket science. Think of us as the experts who give you the tools and information you need, guide you through the process and are there for you whenever you need us.

The important steps

  1. Setting your listing price (...Read More
Kevin Bennett
March 7, 2017

What's my home worth?

This is one of the most frequently asked questions by homeowners, so we wanted to demystify the process.

Understanding the market

The industry recommends listing prices based on similar homes to the one you are selling (known as comparables, or “comps”).

Real estate agents usually conduct a Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) to determine the right listing price for your home. This simply means that they look at homes similar to your home to get a sense for relative value.

What makes a home similar?

  1. Size. Based on the number of bedrooms, bathrooms, square footage, and lot size
  2. Character & Condition. Similar type of home (e.g., single family, townhouse, condo), style (e.g., colonial, ranch, rambler) and condition (e.g., recently ren...Read More
Kevin Bennett
January 27, 2017

New Year + New Blog = Expert Advice

Happy New Year!

We’re kicking off 2017 with a new blog to help homeowners sell their homes like pros.

Posts include tips, best practices and insights from our team of experts, and we’re starting with a question we get a lot from prospective home sellers.

When should I sell my home?

Selling your home is a personal and an economic decision and we recommend that you weigh both factors in your decision making process.

Personal Factors

From a personal perspective, you should sell your home when it’s the right time for you.

Sometimes this involves a big life change, like getting married, having a baby or starting a new job. Other times it’s about moving to a neighborhood that better fits your lifestyle or has better sc...Read More

Kevin Bennett
January 12, 2017