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Are FSBOs on the way out?

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12/16/2015 | Author: Editorial Staff

Fewer homeowners are choosing to sell their homes themselves, according to the National Association of REALTORS® 2015 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers.  The report found that only 8% of recent home sales were for-sale-by-owner sales, compared to 9% last year. In fact, this year’s number is the lowest share of FSBOs ever recorded since the report started collecting this data 34 years ago. 

Check out this infographic for a few FSBO-related highlights from the report. 



Categories: Research, Buyers, Sellers
Tags: profile of home buyers and sellers, nar, research, fsbo

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