How Selling With Ellen Compares To An FSBO Or Hiring Discounted Agents In The Montgomery & Northern Harris County Area!
Before making any real estate decisions, it is important to evaluate all of the options available to you. What works for one house, may not work for another. It is our job to help you sell your house in the simplest, most profitable way possible. Take a look at some of the numbers below. Factor them in when deciding how you want to sell your house in Montgomery and Northern Harris counties. If you have questions, give us a call any time! (281) 636-5633
|For Sale By Owner||Discounted Agents|
|Time To Sell:||Just over 30 days on average.||Studies show selling on your own will add at least 20 days to the process**||Varies depending on the agents level of service.|
|Typical Sales Price:||Using a broker will help you get 13% more money for your home as opposed to selling on your own.||Selling by yourself will provide you with 13% less* on average.||Many flat-rate agents, do not include negotiation strategies in their fee, causing you to receive lower offers.|
|Marketing Costs:||Zero – All the marketing is included in our service.||When you add up the costs of advertisements, signage, open houses, the cost of your time and other miscellaneous marketing costs, you could end up spending a fortune.||Any marketing outside of a general listing is usually the responsibility of the buyer.|
|Types Of Marketing Included:||Whatever it takes! An MLS listing, professional yard signage, online listings, print listings, open houses and so much more!||You decide which things you would like to pay for.||A flat rate agent will typically only list your house on the MLS. Everything else is up to you.|
|Time Commitment From You:||Next to none. We handle everything and work around your schedule.||Unknown. Once you consider the time involved in marketing, answering questions and showing the house, you could be looking at several hours per week.||Just like selling on your own, this will likely require several hours of dedicated time per week.|
|Fees / Commissions:||Only standard commissions. There are no hidden fees or costs when you work with us.||Marketing costs + the cost of your time.||A flat fee for reduced levels of service.|
|Legal / Contract / Advice:||Always included. We will handle and assist with the contracts, paperwork, escrow and the closing.||You will be responsible for the contracts, paperwork, escrow, and legal aspects of the sale.||This part of the service may be very limited. Be sure to speak to your agent before signing an agreement.|
As a trusted and ethical team of agents, we always want you to make the decision that will provide you with the most benefits. Many people attempt to sell on their own, not taking into account the time and energy selling can take! Plus, when you hire a broker such as Pool Realty Group, the numbers show you will be able to sell faster and for more money.
Learn more about our services! Contact us today to learn more about what we can do for you! (281) 636-5633
Imagine The Peace Of Mind You’ll Experience When You Sell Your House With Us!
Our team will handle everything from start to finish. We do this without any extra cost. We simply want to make sure you are satisfied and taken care of.
- You will not need to spend any of your time marketing or showing the house, we handle all of it, and show the house when it is convenient for you.
- You will not have to spend any of your time dealing with the things you are paying an agent for. You hire us to sell your house, and we will follow through.
- You will not have to worry about working with an inexperienced agent. We have been in the business for almost 20 years and are native to the Houston area.
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* 2014 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, National Association of REALTORS®)
** Both the Northwestern and the Stanford studies mentioned in the Money section confirm just that: “The use of a broker does lead to an accelerated sale. In that respect, brokers appear to add value,” the Stanford researchers declared. The Northwestern study found that it takes on average 20 days longer to sell a house on an FSBO site versus the MLS or an agent.