Flat Fee MLS Listing

July 27, 2011

FSBOs need an MLS Listing to Get Home Sold

This is a tough market for home sellers. Many need to conserve every dollar in order to get their home sold.

The biggest expense is the commission (~5-6%) paid to a traditional agent. But how does one get the same marketing exposure as a traditional agent without paying that high ...

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July 21, 2011

How Does Zillow Get the Big Bucks?

How do companies like Zillow that are losing millions of dollars a year end up getting valued in the hundreds of millions of dollars?

Why are so many people still investing in these internet companies instead of real businesses or real estate for that matter?

Zillow gathers eyeballs and then ...

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July 21, 2011

Is Flat Fee MLS Dead in 2011?

Listing on the MLS for a flat fee is a more difficult business model to pull off in 2011. The model is based on volume and the number of people listing their home for sale through traditional channels has gone down considerably.

Part of the problem is that far more ...

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May 25, 2011

Flat Fee MLS Houston Texas 30-Day Guarantee

Berg Properties now offers an unconditional money back 30-day 100% risk free guarantee for it's flat fee mls service. Try our service for 30 days and if you are not completely satisfied with the experience then we will refund your $297.

The mls listing includes posting on numerous high ...

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May 18, 2011

List on Houston MLS for a Flat Fee

Berg Properties is now listing homes on the MLS in the Houston Area. For $297 you can get your home listed on the MLS and high profile websites like Realtor.com, Yahoo, Trulia and more.

The offer includes a 30 Day Money Back Guarantee. More about the package can be ...

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May 8, 2011

Kansas City Flat Fee MLS Spring Special

You can save $35 on a Kansas City Flat Fee MLS Listing (Heartland MLS) during the month of May. This offer is only good for Missouri residents. Just use coupon code: KC-35 in our shopping cart and you will get the discount.

Nov. 30, 2010

Flat Fee MLS St. Louis Special

From now until December 31st we are running a Flat Fee MLS St. Louis Holiday Special .  You can save $50 on our listing services.  Just use coupon code: HL50 in our shopping cart and you will get the discount.   Enjoy the Holidays!

Oct. 20, 2010

What is the MLS?

So what exactly is the MLS? It is not a website.  It would be incorrect to call it a database of properties. It is more like a trade association.  Members of the MLS are real estate brokers and agents and the main function of the MLS is to ...

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Oct. 18, 2010

Do Brokers Show Flat Fee MLS Listings?

Absolutely Yes.   To date 1,435 of our clients have sold via a flat fee mls listings.  Probably around 90% of those were sold through buyers agents.

Agents do cooperate with sellers who choose to go this route though you can expect some of the agents to be ...

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Oct. 15, 2010

Why don't more sellers go the flat fee mls route versus going with a traditional broker?

Seller's ask me this questing all the time.  It is really a marketing question.  Right now the market niche for a flat fee mls listing is for sale by owners and industry insiders (commercial brokers, former agents, attorneys, appraisers, mortgage brokers, developers, and the like).

Once people ...

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