Comparing different models
For Sale By Owner helps you sell your home by yourself while
Upnest provides tools to help you find an agent and 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
What is Upnest
Upnest is a platform where agents compete for your business. Receive personalized proposals that include agent statistics, commission charged, services offered, and personal messages from agents around you. Upnest is a no-obligation, free to use service.
How Upnest works
Enter your location and answer relevant information
Receive personal proposals from local agents
Choose the agents you want to hire or interview
Service offerings by For Sale By Owner compared to Upnest