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Santa Barbara & Montecito Real Estate
CA DRE#s 01903215, 00826530 & 01317331

For Sale By Owner Real Estate Info

Santa Barbara Homes For Sale By Owner Tips

In some cases, people think the best idea may be to sell their home themselves. Statistics continue to show that this is usually not the best option for sellers, and the money you think you''re saving can turn out to be much less that had you been properly represented. Here is a list of just some of the basics that, as your representatives, we will do. Saving money on real estate commissions can cost you a fortune in lost time and lost money for your home. Here are just a few things to consider:
  • You will need a comprehensive Santa Barbara County market analysis.
  • You will need an expert price valuation so your Santa Barbara home can sell quickly without under-pricing.
  • You will need a comprehensive marketing campaign in order to receive the highest possible price for your home.
  • You will need to network with other Realtors who have buyers who may be interested in purchasing your home.
  • You will need local, regional, national and international marketing campaigns to make sure your home is seen by the largest number of potential buyers.
  • You will need proper signage to promote your home.
  • You will need the proper representation to assure the transaction takes place smoothly.
  • You will need to coordinate showings and other appointments.
  • You will need someone to conduct, and drive traffic to, your open houses.
  • You will need an experienced negotiator who knows what is reasonable and what is not.
  • You will need an expert who understands contingencies, cash offers, and so much more.
These are just a few items to consider when thinking about selling your home yourself. At the end of the day, it just isn't worth it. Please contact us today so that we can discuss how our team can help you sell your home for the most possible money, making sure you have an easy transaction.

Sellers Real Estate Quick Info Request

Are you thinking about selling your Santa Barbara area property?  We can help! Please fill out our quick real estate sellers request form, and tell us about your property. There is no obligation, and your information will be used exclusively to provide you with superior real estate services. You can also email us, at, or call us at 805-618-8747 (Ashley) or 805-680-8216 (Paul).  We look forward to speaking with you!
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