Comparing different models
Purplebricks offers a discount online service to sell your home while
RE/MAX offers a traditional brokerage service.
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
What is RE/MAX
RE/MAX is an American international real estate franchise with over 115,000 agents in 6,800 offices and 100 countries. Founded in 1973, RE/MAX has become one of the largest real estate brands in the world. They are an official sponsor of the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, with offices fundraising and donating to local CMN Hospitals. RE/MAX has full service local agents to help you sell your home.
How RE/MAX 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.
Service offerings by Purplebricks compared to RE/MAX