"Paying no commission or only 3% versus a 6% commission offers the homeowner the advantage of being priced lower than other homes of similar comparison with the added advantage of walking away with more in the seller's pocket
(PRWEB) September 27, 2012
US Flat Fee Listing launches national portal for home sellers. Study shows sellers using Flat Fee MLS listings save thousands of dollars in real estate commissions and often achieve faster turn around times.
Independent study of home sellers that used the leading USFLATFEELISTING.com, verse less flexible Real Estate methods, reveals several significant financial, personal and hidden cost savings benefits.
Financial benefits that include the opportunity to save thousands in Real Estate commissions. Personal benefits that include the flexibility to show a home when it's most convenient for the seller and cost saving benefits that occur when homes remain on the market for shorter periods of time.
A shorter time on market affords hidden cost savings including a reduction in utility and tax bills, thus allowing the potential for even greater financial gains. As such, the US FLAT FEE LISTING approach has risen in popularity during current market conditions because it's been shown it can represent the difference between taking a loss, and the ability to get a higher return on what is often a person's largest financial investment.
The comparison also revealed that homes that sold for $300,000 using a US Flat Fee MLS package provided home sellers, as illustrated in this chart, an extra $9,000-$18,000 above what was achieved by using a higher fee approach. While homes that sold for $400,000 realized savings in Real Estate commissions of up to $24,000 dollars.
According to Dave Debonis Director of US Flat Fee Listings
"Paying no commission or only 3% versus a 6% commission offers the homeowner the advantage of being priced lower than other homes of similar comparison with the added advantage of walking away with more in the seller's pocket. This approach will often lead to quicker turn around times, and can save sellers thousands of dollars".
US Flat Fee MLS packages offer home sellers an opportunity to pay No Real Estate commission when selling directly to a buyer or using their experienced and fully Licensed Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, Real Estate Attorneys, Title Company, Appraisers and Home Inspection services.
USFLATFEELISTING.com homes are listed in the MLS where they are visible to prospective buyers in the same manner used by 'traditional' Realtors and provide the following Flat Fee Multiple Listing Services:
- For Sale By Owner using a US Flat Fee MLS listing where an outside Real Estate agent delivers the buyer resulting in paying only a 2 to 3 percent commission.
- For Sale By Owner using an all inclusive USFLATFEE package that contains an MLS listing, website advertising, signage, brochures, phone support, purchase offer preparation, paperwork review and personal assistance from start to closing. A package that can result in paying No Real Estate commission.
Other valuable cost saving measures and benefits provided by USFlatFeeListing include a comparative Market Analysis and Appraisals, syndication on leading national websites and educational For Sale By Owner home selling seminars.
For more information on listing or purchasing a home using the Flat Fee MLS approach visit- http://www.USFlatFeeListing.com/ or view the website in the window below. Interested parties are also invited to call USFlatFeeListing at 800-449-4957.
About: USFlatFeeListing has been focused on creating a professional, cost effective and highly visible real estate service for home owners wanting to sell their property 'by owner' since 2000 with extreme care toward making the process go smoothly, improving the quality of the sales experience and helping sellers save money.