The United States has some of the highest real estate commissions in the word. To avoid this, many people choose to buy or sell their home on their own.
However, if you’re trying to cut costs by selling your home without a real estate agent, you’ll need to be prepared to manage the entire process.
Startups can help
There are a number of startups that will help guide you through the selling process, as well as the sales and marketing plan. These startups usually only charge a small commission, much less than that of a real estate agent, and can save you a lot of hassle.
Read more: Pros & cons of selling your house yourself
You might be better off with a professional
Emotions can run high when buying or selling your home, getting in the way of the right decision. So, if you’ve never bought or sold a home before you may be better off with the services of a real estate professional.
More tips for selling your home:
- 9 things to ask before selling your home
- The holidays are the best time to buy or a sell a house
- What will make or break your home sale