4 Sale by Owner offers decent services, but adds a twist to the traditional model by allowing you to sell with the help of an agent without paying a commission.
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4SalebyOwner.com puts a unique spin on the traditional home selling process. They do offer flat fee MLS listing packages like other for sale by owner sites, but the most intriguing service is their Super Seller Package. This allows you to sell with an agent without paying for a commission. This is because they utilize Xome’s auction platform, which has buyers bid on your property and the winning
As a for sale by owner service, 4 Sale by Owner only provides the basic MLS listing package, along with an option to list on their site for free. There isn’t much variety in the services you can purchase, however their Super Seller package really seals the deal. You are able to sell with the help of an agent at no cost to you. Xome’s marketplace has a model where the buyer will pay a commission so you sell for free.
For reference, a regular home sale progresses as follows:
With 4 Sale by Owner, you home will be listed onto the MLS and you would need to take care of the rest on your own. If you use their Super Seller package, your home will be listed onto the MLS, as well as the Xome marketplace for bidding. You are able to set a minimum threshold that the bid must pass as a condition to accept the offer so there is no risk in being forced into accepting a low offer.
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4 Sale By Owner offers only basic for sale by owner services such as listing your home on the MLS with not much additional resources. However, where they do excel is with their Super Seller package that helps you sell with a full service agent while paying no commission, since their model requires the buyer to pay a commission.