Listing Mistakes Can Cost You Thousands

Very simple listing mistakes have cost home owners thousands of dollars which could have been avoided.  When thinking about selling a home, you should not fall into these hidden traps.

Listing with a Friend or Relative
Because you know someone who has a real estate license does not make them a good agent.  They need to sell residential property full time and specialize in your area.  You need to be able to fire them if their not doing a good job.  Can you fire your friend or relative? Are you willing to give up thousands of dollars because you can’t fire them?

Negotiating a Low Commission
Why should you pay 6% of your homes value for someone to put it into the MLS.  Let’s look at it from both the Listing Agents and Buyers Agents perspective.