Comparing different models
Century 21 offers a traditional brokerage service while
Purplebricks offers a discount online service to sell your home.
What is Century 21
Century 21 Real Estate is an American international real estate franchise founded in 1979 with over 111,000 agents in 8,000+ offices across 80 countries. Their philanthropy focuses on Easterseals, who provide resources for those facing disabilities. Century 21 has local agents to represent buyers and sellers in real estate transactions.
How Century 21 works
Search for a local real estate agent by entering your location
You can do some research on the various agents that show up by looking at their profile through Zillow or Yelp
Reach out by phone or email to the agent you'd like to hire to schedule a consultation.
What is Purplebricks
Purplebricks is an online real estate agency that will help you sell your home for a low flat fee. They are an international company, selling homes in the United Kingdom, Australia, and expanding into the United States, starting with California. With Purplebricks, you will work with a local real estate agent from listing to closing, along with 24/7 support from a remote team.
How Purplebricks works
Book a free valuation and Purple Bricks will perform a comparative market analysis to price you home
You will receive a yard sign and lockbox for showings
Your home will be listed on the MLS and syndicated to other online listing sites
Showings will be booked on Purplebrick's end to end platform that allow showings to be booked instantly
As buyers or their agents can make offers through Purplebricks' platform, you will be the first to see your offers as soon as they are made
You or your Purplebricks agent can negotiate back and forth with the buyers 24/7 through their online platform
Your agent will guide you through escrow and closing
Service offerings by Century 21 compared to Purplebricks