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For Sale By Owner vs. RE/MAX

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as of 06/10/2018
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Comparing different models For Sale By Owner helps you sell your home by yourself while RE/MAX offers a traditional brokerage service.

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
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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.
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Service offerings by For Sale By Owner compared to RE/MAX
Service
For Sale By Owner
RE/MAX
Online Listing (Zillow, Trulia, etc.)
Listing Syndication
MLS Listing
Custom Flyers
For Sale Signs
For Sale Signs