How are flat fee MLS listings different from FSBO or For Sale By Owner?
Most of you have heard of For Sale By Owner listings or FSBO. If you have, you understand that selling a home without a real estate agent means you have more control over negotiations and save thousands in listing agent commission. So, why are flat fee MLS listings better? Your home appears on the MLS (Multiple Listing Service) where 89% of homes are sold You will save between 3% and 6% on agent commissions Your listing appears online, where buyers are… Read More
More Buyers than Atlanta Homes for Sale, Asking Prices Increase
Statistics show that the buyers around Metro Atlanta outnumber the homes listed for sale. The number of Atlanta homes for sale fell by 18.75% since January, according to this AJC article. This limited inventory is quickly causing prices to increase over 2016. Studies also show that a number of homes in Atlanta are still underwater, meaning the homeowner owes more on the property that the property is actually worth. This low demand will cause prices to increase, which will benefit these property… Read More
What style is your home?
There are so many exciting homes around the country, we can not address them all, but hopefully, you will enjoy this short tour of popular home styles and perhaps it will help in your house hunt. Or if you are planning to list your home for sale, be sure to mention the style of your home in the description. Many buyers are looking for a home in a particular style. Also consider doing some research on the history of your… Read More
How to Make Your Home Listing Stand Out to Buyers
When it comes to selling your home, buyers will see the listing well before they arrive to take a tour. Time is precious and buyers only want to visit the handful of listings that appeal most to them. Quality Photos We have all heard of curb appeal, your listing photos are your homes "curb appeal." Choose carefully which photos to include in your listing. Take multiple shots and choose only the most clear and crisp. Open blinds and curtains to… Read More
What is the difference between Clickit and other Flat Rate MLS Listing Services?
There are several services offering flat or reduced commission listings, so what makes Clickit Realty the best choice? There are a few key areas to be aware of when choosing a flat rate listing servers or flat fee MLS listing service. Some listing services are not what they seem! Leads Always Go to the Seller You are listing your house to sell it, not to feed listings to an agent. Clickit Realty represents sellers. We are not a brokerage. Your leads are… Read More
Top 3 Reasons Home Owners’ Decide on Selling A Home
Selling a home is always a big decision and homeowners do not take it lightly. Many weight the difference in the reasons they would like to sell the home and how difficult selling the home would actually be. Clickit Realty works to make selling a home a simplified process and many of our customers have chosen to sell multiple homes using our flat rate listing service. While we work to make selling a home easier on home owners', the reasons to… Read More
Should You Avail Of The Services Of Discount Brokers?
Every penny counts. And that includes every penny from the sale of your home. Selling a property can be a tedious and frustrating endeavour, especially for those with virtually no experience in such. This is the reason why most homeowners avail of full-service real estate agents. Aside from listing your property in multiple listing services and brochures, full-service agents can help stage your home and connect you with a professional photographer to help you create a virtual tour of your… Read More
Should You Opt For A Multiple Listing Service Or An Exclusive Listing?
The reasons for selling a house can be varied. Quite often, it is because the house can no longer accommodate the needs of a growing family. It is also not uncommon for a family to move out of their home because of a better job offer in another city, state or country. But whatever your reasons are for selling your home, you want it done quickly and with the least amount of hassles. As such, many homeowners have benefitted from… Read More
How To Purchase A House For Sale By Owner
A lot of homeowners who put their properties out in the market are going the for-sale-by-owner (FSBO) route. One of the major reasons for this is to eliminate the middle man, the real estate agent, who can charge a substantial amount for his services related to the sale of a house including property valuation, legal concerns, property negotiation and a slew of other paperwork. Certainly, a good deal of the work falls squarely on the shoulder of the homeowner selling… Read More
How A Multiple Listing Service Can Help You Find A Home
If you have been scouring through posted ads for properties for sale or those that are up for auction in periodicals and real estate samplers but have been unsuccessful in your search for that home that fits your budget and style preference, a multiple listing service may just be the solution that you’ve been looking for. A multiple listing service or MLS is basically a collection of private databases of properties or homes for sale that real estate brokers share… Read More