FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
FSBO is the abbreviation for “For Sale By Owner.” Term is used to identify property, homes, condo’s or land, which are sold by the owner without the representation or help from a real estate agent. Typically, owners advertise their properties by means of websites, classified ads, word of mouth, and other means.
We provide you the method to sell your home “For Sale By Owner” or FSBO on Hawaii, Kauai, Maui, Molokai or Oahu and save thousands!
A multiple listing service (MLS) is a service used by a group of real estate brokers. The MLS allows agents to see one another’s listings of properties for sale and syndicated to their websites for the public and potential buyers.
The obvious advantage is you’ll save a significant amount in Seller’s Agent Commission. This can add up to thousands in savings.
Sell without an agent and pay no commission.
Reach: Over 95% of home buyers today start their home search online. With platforms like ours and it’s easy to reach these buyers. Listed on MLS, it will be seen on every agents website, Zillow, Trulia, Realtor.com and hundreds of of others. This helps reach agents in addition to home buyers directly.
Options:Once you’ve signed with a traditional 6% agent you’re locking yourself into a contract, often for months. This severely limits your options even if the agent is incompetent. It is generally better to attempt to sell your home yourself before locking yourself into a contract with an bad agent.
We will insert your contact info in the private remarks section of the MLS listing. Buyer’s agents see these remarks and will contact you directly via phone or email. If the buyer or their agent contacts your Listing Agent, the agent will forward you their information so you can directly reach out to them
The majority of buyers are still represented by an agent, so it’s recommended that you offer the buyer’s agent commission to incentivize agents, and required on MLS, to bring you buyers and help sell your home faster. With For Sale By Owner, you’ve saved the seller’s agent commission, which would normally be between 2% to 3%.
In most cases, your listing will appear the same day or on the next business day. This is after you have submitted your listing information and answered any follow-up questions the we might have.
One to two days after you’ve submitted your listing information to us and answered any additional questions we might have, your listing will go live on the MLS, on agents websites and various portals like Zillow, Trulia, and Realtor.com.
Yes. Your MLS Flat Fee Listing will look exactly the same as any other agents listing. There is no way to tell how much you paid to get on the MLS. Regardless of whom you listed with or what you paid, your listing will look no different from any other listing in form and style. The listing commission is not shown. The listing brokers name and commission offered appears on the MLS. Our flat fee listing method gets your property on the same MLS used by your local REALTORS®. Your listing will appear the same as all other MLS property listings.