Selling a home without the assistance of a professional Realtor is known as a for-sale-by-owner, colloquially known as a FSBO (pronounced “fizbo”). Over 85% of all FSBOs do not sell themselves, but end up listing with a Realtor. Why? What is so hard about selling a home oneself? Here’s a simple graph that presents complex truths about why FSBOs lose so many potential buyers. I thought a picture might be worth more in this case than 1,000 words. Click on this image for an enlargement.
Last Updated on July 27, 2012 by Chuck Marunde