Should You Hire An Agent Or Sell Your Utah House On Your Own?

Compare Your Selling Options Before Choosing How To Sell Your Utah House!

At The WalkerHall Group, the foundation of all our relationships is built on trust. We encourage you to explore your selling options, making the decision that works best for your situation! Below, we offer a few basic comparisons about what to expect when selling your house on your own vs. working with a top real estate agent in Utah! We help sellers in Utah! Give us a call any time if you have questions! (801) 376-7186

For Sale By Owner Flat-Rate Agents
Time To Sell:  Usually in just a couple weeks! Using an FSBO listing can add 20+ days to the process** Varies based on experience and level of service provided
Typical Sales Price: Working with a real estate agent will get you 13% higher prices* on average, paying for the commission and then some! An FSBO will sell for 13% less* than an experienced agent is able to get This also varies depending on negotiation services available.
Marketing Costs: There are no additional marketing costs – we handle everything You will likely spend thousands in online ads, yard signage, print materials, and staging You will typically foot the bill on anything outside of a traditional listing
Types Of Marketing Included: We spare no expense. We will provide online ads, signage, print materials, an open house, and anything else needed in order to sell. You will need to determine the most cost-effective marketing techniques for your house Just the MLS listing
Time Commitment From You:  As little as possible. We make things convenient so you can focus on other things. You will spend several hours per week marketing the house, answering questions, and showing the house. You will usually be responsible for much of the work that goes into a sale
Fees / Commissions:  Only a standard commission. Marketing costs, legal costs, listing costs, etc. A flat-fee for basic service.
Legal / Contract / Advice:  We handle all legalities of the sale including the sales documents and escrow process. It will be up to you to make sure the process happens legally and efficiently. Not typically included.

How much are your time and energy worth? When you decide to sell your house on your own, you will the one fielding calls, answering questions, showing the property, handling the sale process, and making sure the process happens quickly and legally. All of this, while trying to pack up and move to a new home yourself. When you factor this in along with some of the numbers above, you’ll start to see how hiring the right Utah real estate agent is one of the smartest decisions you will make!

We’re ready to answer all of your questions! Give us a call now (801) 376-7186 or send us a message via our Contact Page.


Convenience, Professionalism, Peace-of-Mind…

Hiring a top agent to sell your house in Utah will pay for itself. Not all agents are alike. Our team is passionate about what we do and our ability to help sell any house in Utah.

  • Our process is of listing your house in Utah is simple. We will work with you to get the house in great shape then advise you on a listing price. Between our marketing, local real estate knowledge, and dedication to what we do, you will be able to experience a simple, convenient and stress-free way to sell your house in Utah and the surrounding areas.
  • Knowledge and professionalism are at the cornerstone of all we do. We know how to show your house and get it in front of the right people to help you sell your house fast in Lehi, Pleasant Grove, Saratoga Springs, or American Fork!
  • When you work with The WalkerHall Group, you will have the peace of mind you need when selling your house in Lehi or anywhere in Utah County. We will be straightforward with you about a target listing price, time frame, and what the market is currently doing.

Learn More About What We Can Offer You!

Give Us A Call At (801) 376-7186 Or Get A FREE Home Valuation Report!


Sources:  

2014 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, National Association of REALTORS®)

** Both the Northwestern and the Stanford studies mentioned in the Money section confirm just that: “The use of a broker does lead to an accelerated sale. In that respect, brokers appear to add value,” the Stanford researchers declared. The Northwestern study found that it takes on average 20 days longer to sell a house on a FSBO site versus the MLS or an agent.