Home Inspections: FIVE Things You Need to Know

Whether you are searching for a home inspection on a house you intend to purchase, or you’re a seller searching for any hidden problems that may need fixing prior to listing your home on the market, here are five things you need to know: 1. CHOOSE YOUR HOME INSPECTOR Anyone can recommend an inspector, you are not required to […]

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Top 10 Markets Embracing Self-Directed Home Selling Techniques

  Buying and selling homes continues to increase constantly depending on the geographic market and individual need. Embracing self-directed home selling techniques is quickly becoming recognized amongst households. Geographic regions with high home values as well as tech savvy inhabitants, motivates home sellers to list their properties on self-directed FSBO sites such as Fizber (www.fizber.com). […]

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Quality Photos Bring Quality Buyers

With 92% of home buyers starting their hunt online, having quality photographs to represent your home could mean the difference between a speedy sale or an overlooked property. You have all heard that, “A picture is worth a thousand words,” and there is no exception for listing your home. A large portion of selling any […]

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Landscaping Tips to Help Sell Your Home!

It’s quite simple: Curb appeal is necessary. They say, “don’t judge a book by it’s cover,” but everyone knows that a first impression, with people, places, or things, is greatly influenced by what the eye sees. Landscaping improvements are associated with massive time commitments and impeding costs. As a home seller it can be easy to overlook […]

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Moving is NOT child’s play. Plan ahead.

It happens time and time again; you decide to sell your house or move into a new location, get tied up in the details of everything that surrounds a move and suddenly find yourself waiting until the last possible moment to pack. With each move you promise yourself that it will be different.  You learn […]

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Fizber Estimate Methodology

DOWNLOADABLE PDF: Fizber – Methodology How Fizber Estimates Self-Directed Real Estate Activity Below is the methodology and sources that Fizber used to determine the top 10 geographic listing locations on Fizber.com, as well as to calculate the estimated number of self-directed homes sold in each state. Top 10 Cities: The rank and order of these cities […]

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FSBO With Help: “Do-It-Yourself” Doesn’t Mean “Do-It-Alone”

Educating both agents and homeowners in the buying and selling process is our number one goal at Fizber, Inc. (www.fizber.com), as the fastest growing FSBO or “Do It Yourself with Help” home selling website. So pull up a seat as we explore tips to help agents make the most of these trends to grow their business at the forefront of this flourishing market.

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1.5 Million Homes in 2014 Sold For Sale By Owner (FSBO) or with Limited Agent Support

NEARLY 1/3 OF ALL U.S. HOMES IN 2014 SOLD FOR SALE BY OWNER (FSBO) OR WITH LIMITED AGENT SUPPORT Technology has evolved greatly and the real estate industry is shifting. Now, more than ever, there is an increase in viable alternatives to a full-commission agent. As a result, many home sellers are using new For […]

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Happy Holidays from Fizber!

At this time of the year we get to reflect on the things that we are grateful for. At Fizber, we count ourselves lucky to have such great customers and to be able to come to work each day with our friends. We are excited about the coming year and hope you are too! Here’s […]

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For Sale by Owner: Markets to Watch in 2015

Is your For Sale by Owner (FSBO) property in the top 10 markets to watch in 2015? If you’re thinking about selling FSBO in the upcoming year, consider the recent housing forecast released last week by Realtor.com. Last week the realty website’s chief economist, Jonathan Smoke, suggested that existing home sales will continue to trend […]

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