Listing your home ""for sale by owner,"" or FSBO, can save an average of $10,000 in real estate commissions. That's why everyone's doing it. In 2005, over 2.25 million sold their home ""by owner."" Online FSBO options also are accelerating: In 2003, an astonishing 840,000 FSBOs used online listing services. And that rate is accelerating. For years, the For Sale By Owner Kit has been a must-have resource, filled with essential checklists, sales forms, and sample ads designed to simplify the entire home selling process. Now fully updated, this sixth edition includes tips on: ""Staging"" a home to maximize its appeal.Pricing a home for quick sale.Managing all the necessary, but complicated, paperwork.Writing an air-tight, carefully worded sales agreement.Hiring fee-for-service agents.Several entirely new chapters discuss handling disclosures and inspections fairly and honestly; getting full-service agents to work with you; and, most important, a detailed discussion on online home listings.
- Brand: Brand: Kaplan Trade
- ASIN: 1427797463