By Guest Blogger: Hilarie Durrett
Quick: Off the top of your head, what can a real estate agent do to sell a house that you can’t do?
“Frankly, I don’t think a Realtor® does much that I can’t do myself,” a New Jersey homeowner told CBS News. After all, real estate agents just stick a sign in the yard, hold an open house or two, and fill out a couple of papers, right? Since you, too, can perform these duties, why not sell the house yourself and keep the commission money?