It sounds tempting. Sell your home on your own and skip the agent commission. You could save a few thousand dollars, right?
Not so fast. There’s a reason more and more consumers now are choosing instead to work with agents — several thousand reasons, in fact.
Research from the National Association of Realtors indicates fewer than one in 10 transactions now are completed without a Realtor—and that the typical FSBO home sold for $174,900 compared with $215,000 for agent-assisted home sales. That&r... read more