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Whitelaw and Sons Real Estate Morgan Hill
Whitelaw and Sons Real Estate Morgan Hill

Sellers – Avoid Pocket Listings At All Costs!

by Apr 14, 2020Real Estate Realities Podcast/Vidcast0 comments

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Written by Robert Whitelaw, Realtor®/Broker/Owner

Born and raised in Silicon Valley, Robert has helped clients successfully buy, sell and invest in real estate from Palo Alto to Gilroy and Los Gatos - and beyond! Robert rates his success on providing the highest level of value to his clients.

April 14, 2020

I have never been a fan of pocket listings for a whole lot of reasons. In todays show, we will review the reasons why they are a bad idea for sellers. In addition, we will explore how they are also NOT a better option to help deal with our current quarantine situation. There are NO advantages to a pocket listing vs allowing your home to be listed on the MLS when it comes to maintaining very tight controls on who gets into your home.

In fact, whatever benefits you are told doing a pocket listing will bring – including reducing the commission you pay – will end up costing you MORE in the long run!

So lets jump in and figure this out!

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