Flat Fee MLS Listings in Northern Virginia Gain Popularity Due to FSBO Commission Savings

Flat Fee Multiple Listing Services (MLS) in Northern VA gain popularity due to the opportunity for sellers to save thousands in Real Estate commissions.

Online PR News – 15-October-2010 – – GoToFSBO, the leading Homes For Sale By Owner agency in Northern Virginia, has experienced an increase in their Flat Fee Multiple Listing Service (MLS) packages due to the opportunity for sellers to save thousands in Real Estate commissions. Packages that provide an opportunity to pay no Real Estate commission when selling direct to buyer without involving another agent. The flat fee MLS approach is benefiting both sellers and buyers by contributing to greater pricing flexibility. Pricing flexibility that has helped produce faster turn around times and other visible benefits.

According to Debbie Kent, president of GoToFSBO- "Selling a home involves exposure, proper pricing and highlighting the strengths of the property. Which is the focus of the FSBO process and the reason most of our homes sell within three to four months even in the current market."

Ms. Kent further notes that the GoToFSBO home is listed in the MLS where they are accessible to potential buyers in the same manner used by 'traditional' Realtors and include the following services.

- For Sale By Owner using a Flat Fee GoToFSBO MLS listing where a Real Estate agent delivers the buyer resulting in only a 2.5 to 3 percent commission instead of the traditional 6 percent.

- For Sale By Owner using an all inclusive GoToFSBO package that contains an MLS listing, FSBO magazine, website advertising, signage, brochures, phone support, purchase offer preparation/review and personal assistance from start to closing. A package that ranges from $275-$850 depending on services and can result in paying no Real Estate commission.

Other key benefits and cost saving measures provided by GoToFSBO include:

Comparative Market Analysis and Appraisals
Educational For Sale By Owner Home Selling Seminars
Fully Licensed GoToFSBO Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, Real Estate Attorneys, the Title Company, Appraisers and Inspection services

For more information on listing or purchasing a home using For Sale By Owner visit- http://www.gotofsbo.com or view the website displayed in the window beneath this release. Interested parties are also invited to email or call GoToFSBO owner Debbie Kent using the contact information available below.

About: GoToFSBO has been focused on creating a professional, cost effective and highly visible real estate service for home owners wanting to sell their property 'by owner’ since 1995. With extreme care toward making the process go smoothly, improving the quality of the sales experience and helping sellers save money.

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