HOW FLAT FEE MLS WORKS
Let’s look at an example of a property that sells for $500,000 using a FLAT FEE MLS PLAN vs. paying a 6% Sales Commission.
Now let’s look at an example of a property that sells for $500,000 using a FLAT FEE MLS PLAN and a Buyer Agent receives a 2% incentice vs. paying a 6% Sales Commission.
Let’s look at an example of a property that rents for $2,000 using RENTAL FLAT FEE MLS.
You Get All the Financial Savings of Selling "By Owner"
More and more, home owners are resorting to selling their properties on their own without the need of a traditional real estate agent and broker. In today's market, it's important to maximize the exposure of your listing, through as many avenues as possible. This is where USFlatFeeListing comes in. We have a nationwide flat fee MLS listing service and operate more than 1300 real estate websites. We will market your property through traditional means in addition to utilizing the power of the Internet to make sure your home gets viewed by as many buyers as possible.
Here are some facts about current online real estate trends:
• More than 93 % of homebuyers start online!
Can a Flat Fee MLS PLAN really save me that much?
Why is being listed in the MLS so important?
MLS listings can only be posted by a Licensed Real Estate Broker, which is why USFlatFeeListing is a tremendous resource; we handle the MLS listing for you, you get to sell you property "By Owner", and you save thousands of dollars that would typically be paid to a Seller’s Agent. Listing your property with USFlatFeeListing allows you to List your Property on your Local MLS for a Flat Fee, and making it available to thousands of Realtors.
At USFlatFeeListing, we believe that creating a Single Property Website and Listing your Property on your Local MLS (Multiple Listing Service) should be easy, and make you more money. Traditionally, a Seller’s Agent will list a Property on your Local MLS for a commission of 5-6%. Upon the closing of a sale, the Seller’s Agent will split the commission with the Buyer’s Agent, so each receives around 3% of the total sale.
This 6% commission comes directly out of your profit on the Sale of your Property. At Homes Advisor, we can help you eliminate the Seller's Agent commission—saving you thousands of dollars.
With our Flat Fee MLS Program($329), you are responsible for handling the sale of your property; which includes all Property Showings, Open House Events, negotiations, and paperwork like escrow, title, inspections, disclosures, appraisals, etc. We don't act as your "Seller's Agent", we provide the resources and assistance you need to create exposure, track sales activity and make more informed decisions regarding the sale of your Property. If you feel that you need a professional for certain aspects of the transaction such as negotiations, drawing up contracts, holding escrow, legal advice, or advice on the official offer, you may consider hiring an attorney to assist in some or all of these areas.
More than 80% of all Properties For Sale are Listed in a Local MLS, making it the number one resource for Realtors. Plus, Buyer’s Agents are never discouraged from showing properties listed through USFlatFeeListing because they can receive the same Commission (typically 2% - 2.5%) as other transactions (You set the Commission a Buyer's Agent will receive).
Your MLS Listing through USFlatFeeListing will look just like MLS Listings through traditional Real Estate firms. Also, we will feature your home on Realtor.com, HomesInYourTown.com, Homes.com, Front Door, Century 21, Remax, Coldwell Banker, and all Real Estate Brokers who participate in MLS/IDX.
You can List your Property in your Local MLS for a Flat Fee as low as $329, instead of agreeing to pay a Realtor 6%. Incent Real Estate Agents to bring you a buyer by offering a 2- 3% commission (varies by area). If you find a buyer directly, you don't pay any commission at all! (We'll let you do the math of 6% of the value of your home versus $329.)