Comparing different models
For Sale By Owner helps you sell your home by yourself while
ShopProp offers a discount online service to sell your home.
What is For Sale By Owner
For Sale By Owner provides resources such as guides, contracts, documents, MLS listing, marketing material, and real estate professionals. Additionally, you will have access to home pricing and marketing tools and in-depth guides that walk you through the entire home selling process. For Sale By Owner also has live customer support to help you along the way. You will find everything you need to sell your home on your own.
How For Sale By Owner works
Depending on which package you chose, you will receive different services
For Sale By Owner will provide you with a free pricing tool that estimates your home's value and pulls comparable homes for sale around you. With Pro Pricing, a licensed professional will provide a comprehensive pricing report for more accurate pricing guidance
You can create a listing on ForSaleByOwner.com, and depending on the package you choose, have it automatically listed on major home search sites and the MLS
For Sale By Owner identifies improvements to increase your home's value, and provides staging tips
They will show you how to do showings, and provide you with everything you need to hold an open house
You will be given the tools needed to negotiate offers
For Sale By Owner can help you find the necessary professionals needed to close the sale and provide you with legal forms. They will walk you through the closing process
What is ShopProp
ShopProp is a flat fee full service real estate company that will sell your home with all of the services provided by a traditional agent, but at a low flat cost. While your home is listed with ShopProp, you can also try selling on your own at the same time. If you are able to find a buyer while selling on your own, you don't have to pay ShopProp a commission.
How ShopProp works
ShopProp will send you an analysis of what your home is worth and offer pricing guidance
They will list your property on the MLS and syndicated property search websites
They will create custom flyers and install a yard sign and lockbox on your property
ShopProp schedules showings and helps you negotiate offers
They will manage all timelines and walk you through the escrow process and closing
Service offerings by For Sale By Owner compared to ShopProp