Most people only sell a home once in their lives, and the cost of commissions and fees doesn’t come up until arrival at the settlement table. They never realize how much they could have saved. But, traditional real estate is changing, and now you have more options. Take a look at the stories below to see how Homecast can save you money.
With two kids and a third on the way, Tom and Naomi are quickly outgrowing their first home. But, after calculating a traditional real estate agent’s commission and fees, it’s unlikely that they’ll be able to afford something larger than what they have now.
With Homecast, Tom and Jennifer saved $14,010. Now they can afford a home with an extra bedroom for baby #3.Do the numbers work for you?
Now that their children have moved away from the family home, Elaine and Fred no longer need so much space. They want to sell their large home and put the savings toward travel. But, traditional real estate costs means they won’t have much left over after downsizing.
With Homecast, Elaine and Fred saved $17,564. Now they can afford that Alaskan cruise they’ve been eyeing.Do the numbers work for you?
Susanna thought she’d be putting down roots when she purchased her first home, but a new opportunity has her moving away sooner than expected. She doesn’t want to lose money on her investment, but the cost of commission is going to hit her hard.
With Homecast, Susanna saved $12,450. It’s going back in her savings account, where it belongs.Do the numbers work for you?
Take the time to consider your goals in selling your home.
Our quiz can help you get an individualized home selling plan that’s exactly right for you.
Why are you selling your home?
I need more space for my growing family.
I need less space and fewer things to manage.
I'm relocating to a new city or neighborhood.
What's most important to you?
I’d like to have more flexibility when choosing my next home.
I’d like to downsize and start putting money aside for retirement.
I don’t want to lose the initial investment I made in my home.
In what way do you wish the selling process were different?
I wish I knew, up front, the fees for which I’d be responsible.
I wish I could contact potential buyers directly.
I wish I could schedule open houses around my own schedule.