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Tice Top Rated Flat Fee Real Estate Broker

You’ve worked extremely hard on building up the equity on your home over the years, so why would you give more of it away than you have to when you sell it?

With our unique flat-fee listing model you get to have all of the positives of working with a full-service broker, while saving the $1000’s that you you might expect when working with a flat-fee broker.

To see the possible savings you can make when you select LISTED Realty as your selling agent, simply move the slider to the level that is close to the current value of your home would be valued at…

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*Note: savings compared to a 3% listing commission for comparison.  

We Are Not Just About Saving You Money, But We Also Intend On EXCEEDING ALL Of Your Expectations!

There is a minimum expectation that all sellers ought to have when they choose a broker to list their home, but at LISTED Realty we believe that we must ALWAYS offer our MAXIMUM effort for every home-seller that we work with. There are no corners cut with what we do, regardless of the value of a home. Our major goal is to sell every home that is trusted to us as quickly as possible, for the best sales price possible – and doing it all while saving our customers money.

How do we do that? We simply use the latest real estate technology to get as many eyes on our customers homes as possible – and then, to save you money, our commission isn’t charged as a percentage of your home’s sales price, but instead you simply pay us a low flat-fee for the work that we do. Over the years we have saved our customers tens of thousands of dollars in listing commissions by using this model, and we would like to do the same for you too!

Why I Chose Listed Realty

Callum GardnerWhen I became a licensed real estate agent I wanted to find a brokerage that had progressive ideas. Coming from a real estate photography and videography background, I was approached by a number of larger brokerages that wanted me to join their companies. I did go and talk to a few of them, and as excellent as they all sounded, the the main thing that struck me was that everyone was saying the exact same thing (but using different words). Each broker that I spoke to said they were different from their competitors but no one could explain anything specific that made them different , apart from their name, or that they were either part of a big franchise or they were a small independent boutique agency (both of which have pros and cons). When it related to the services that were on offer to their customers, there really was no identifiable difference.

Prior to joining LISTED Realty, I worked for a couple of other brokers, but I can’t say that I was ever completely happy because I was always the small fish in a very large pond struggling to be noticed among the bigger fish who had been there a lot longer. I I have been with LISTED Realty for a little over a year now and have sold a number of homes for my clients, literally saving them thousands of dollars each time. The satisfaction that I get when I sell a home and show my clients how much money they have saved in commissions is immeasurable, and something I plan on continuing to do for a long time.  Callum Gardner Realtor® Tel: (239) 223-8224

Check Out Some of the Great Homes we have sold…and the Savings Our Customers Have Achieved!
4875 E Riverside Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33905
2 bed | 3 bath | 1,130 sqft

Ron and Denise saved $8995*

11299 Callaway Greens Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33913
3 bed | 2 bath | 1,688 sqft

Steve and Karen saved $4450*

8771 Estero Blvd #301, Bonita Springs, FL 33931
1 bed | 1 bath | 780 sqft

David and Lisa saved $5830*

* when compared to paying a 3% listing fee

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More About Tice

Tice is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Lee County, Florida, United States. As of the 2010 census, the CDP population was 4,470. It is part of the Cape Coral-Fort Myers, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Tice is in north-central Lee County at 26°40′29″N 81°49′3″W / 26.67472°N 81.81750°W / 26.67472; -81.81750 (26.674815, -81.817565). It is bordered to the south and west by the city of Fort Myers, the county seat. Its northern edge is the Caloosahatchee River.

Florida State Road 80 (Palm Beach Boulevard) is the main road through the community, leading northeast 1 mile (1.6 km) to Interstate 75 and southwest 4 miles (6 km) to the center of Fort Myers. Going farther east, SR 80 leads 25 miles (40 km) to LaBelle and 57 miles (92 km) to Clewiston near Lake Okeechobee.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Tice CDP has a total area of 1.2 square miles (3.2 km2), of which 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2) are land and 0.2 square miles (0.4 km2), or 12.31%, are water.

As of the census of 2000, there were 4,538 people, 1,556 households, and 1,026 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 3,979.3 people per square mile (1,537.0/km2). There were 1,789 housing units at an average density of 1,568.7/sq mi (605.9/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 49.83% Hispanic, 37.07% African American, 11.25% Non-Hispanic White, 0.66% Native American, 1.06% Asian, 0.13% Pacific Islander, 2.08% from other races, and 4.36% from two or more races.

Percentage Fee Broker v Flat-Fee Broker

When selling a home, it’s important to understand the different manner ins which you can conserve money on your commission. For example, some representatives charge flat fees, while others require sellers to pay them a percentage commissions based off of just how much they sell their property for. So which is the much better choice for you?

What Does A Seller’s Agent Do To Earn Their Commission?

There are many reasons that dealing with a representative might be a better choice than trying to manage the sale of your house yourself. Agents have access and insight into what it requires to effectively market a house. When it pertains to setting the prices of your home it’s essential to price it properly if you wish to lower the number of days that it remains unsold. Agents use what is called a comparative market analysis (CMA) uses different kinds of regional data to figure out different prices that your home may sell for, depending upon whether you are trying to find a quick sale, or are prepared to wait it out in order get top dollar. In addition, when setting prices on their own, property owners tend to utilize psychological information which actually has no bearing on what a home purchaser is willing to pay, or what a home loan organization wants to lend on such a house. Property representatives understand this and cost the homes accordingly.

The second reason that you ought to think about working with a realty agent is since they will negotiate the sale in your place. Negotiation can be complicated, and it’s crucial that you have somebody who has experience in these kinds of negotiations in your corner. It’s extremely likely that a lot of buyers will be working with an experience agent (given that there is no charge for them to have this advantage), and an excellent agent is going to make use of every weak point that you may have when it comes to working out in order to get a better deal for their customer.

Third, agents bring Errors & Omissions (E&O) insurance coverage. The intricacies of a realty deal and the exacting details can be a breeding ground for mistakes. These are often minor or unintended but still liable to trigger legal proceedings if the buyer is not satisfied with any problem found after the sale of the house has been finished. E&O Insurance safeguards against any prospective liability from mistakes committed in your place during the sales procedure and if they take place to be significant then E&O Insurance will cover the legal costs.

What Is An Agents Cost When It Comes To Selling A Home?

Great representatives know how to effectively market a home in all sort of market conditions. The truth is technology is making the online home selling procedure a lot easier and far more efficient. Innovation allows agents to list a house in less time, with less manual labor needed on their part. For the majority of agents this has been not reflected in the amount that they charge their sellers for listing their houses. Nevertheless, flat-fee brokers do acknowledge this by charging a lower quantity than would be paid when compared to be charged 2-3% of a house’s prices as commission.

Regardless of whether a commission is being charged as a percentage or a flat-fee, the exact same quantity of effort need to be made to market a house so that it offers quickly and at the very best rate possible. In a perfect world this would be a reality, but sadly it doesn’t seem to be the case. If you talk to 5 various representatives concerning the sales of your home, you will most likely get 5 various descriptions on precisely what they will do to help you get your house offered. Some agents do just taking the photos of the home, along with the information of the house, and put them onto the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) database, and merely wait on purchasing agents to bring potential purchasers to view the home. It worsens when some representatives pick to bypass the expenses of professional photography to ensure the house exists in addition to possible online, and will take pictures with their cellular phones and utilize those. So their expenses would be minimal.

Then you have the more professional representatives who will invest their own money (or their brokers’ cash) to not only have professional photographs, but also video, 3D virtual tours, along with paper and online advertising (i.e. they are actually making an effort to try and discover a buyer in addition to offering a house). With these agents the expenses for marketing a house will be hundreds, and depending upon the location, perhaps even countless dollars. So the decision on precisely just how much an agent is willing to invest in marketing dollars really will depend on the possible return on their financial investment when the house eventually offers. For that reason, an agent who is going to earn 3% commission, is probably more likely to spend more cash than a representative who is only going to earn 2%.

So with this being stated, you might ask with that reasoning, will not a percentage based agent spend more money on marketing than a flat-fee commissioned representative? A lot of time that is likely to be the case, and you will find flat-fee brokers out there who will honestly market that they do nothing more than add your home information and photos that you need to offer into the MLS. Then you have full-service flat-fee brokers like LISTED Realty in Fort Myers who use the precise very same services that you would expect from a percentage based broker. As an agent with LISTED Realty, I supply expert photography, expert videography, a 3D virtual tour and online marketing for all of my listings no matter just how much your house is going to be cost, because I believe it’s my duty to do everything in my power to help get a home offered rapidly and efficiently. How much commission I make would not be a driving aspect for my marketing efforts.

So, Which Is The Best Option– A Percentage Based Broker Or A Flat-Fee Broker?

Clearly any house seller, when they choose an agent to help them offer their houses is performance and worth. There is no point in cutting the amount that you will pay in commission if you choose a representative who can’t sell your home and it sits on the markets for months and months, and you find yourself continuing to pay a home loans, insurance coverages, taxes, and so on, which exercise to be more than the extra commission you would have paid to a far more effective agent who might sell your home quicker. Preferably, you would have the very best of both worlds, where you can have the total suite of sales, marketing and support services of your representative and their broker, however paying as little in representatives’ commission as you can.

When you speak to potential representatives that you might want to deal with, do not only inquire for specifics on how they’re going to market the home for you, and what additional administrative support is being provided, likewise ask them for something called a Seller’s Net Sheet, which offers a total breakdown of all the costs connected with selling a specific home to determine how much the seller can expect to bank when their house has been sold. A Seller’s Net Sheet will consist of all of the representatives’ commissions amongst the other costs.

As soon as you have all of the info above, then you must have the ability to make an informed choice on which choice is best for you.

If you are thinking of selling your home in Tice or any of the surrounding areas and would like to know more about the flat-fee, full broker service from LISTED Realty please call me at (239) 223-8224 and let’s schedule an appointment to talk.