Get LISTED! Helpful Articles



  • Will real estate agents avoid showing my house?

    4 October 2019

    No, if you are offering a competitive commission for the buyer’s agent and the listing price is appropriate. We recommend a 2-3% commission for most markets but you can choose what you want. All agents want to earn a buyer’s agent commission and will be willing to show your home…

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  • What do I do once I accept an offer?

    4 October 2019

    Per MLS Rules, sellers must inform the listing agent within 1 business day of signing a contract. This is very important because they are required to update your listing on the MLS within 1 business day of you entering into a contract with a buyer to purchase your home. In…

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  • Who will show my home to interested buyers?

    4 October 2019

    You do! Or a buyers agent if they are working with one. Once your home is listed, you will be the primary point of contact that is responsible for the sale of your home. This includes, scheduling and showing your home to prospective buyers. If the buyer is working with…

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  • Do you provide assistance with offers or negotiations?

    4 October 2019

    The price of our listing plans only includes your MLS listing, ISoldMyHouse.com listing and all the major real estate portals such as Zillow, Trulia, Realtor.com etc. We have a lot of helpful information on our website to help you out as you go. We recommend taking a look at our…

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  • How will buyers get in contact with me from my ISoldMyHouse.com listing?

    4 October 2019

    Unlike Zillow, Trulia, Realtor.com etc, when a buyer requests a showing or more information on your listing, the inquiry will be sent directly to you! This is why it is important to share your ISoldMyHouse.com listing on social media, email etc. Because you get the contacts directly and can increase…

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  • How can I share my listing on social media?

    4 October 2019

    Once your listing is active on ISoldMyHouse.com you will see buttons that allow your or anyone else to click to easily share across all the social media channels. Kris Lippi (Owner & Broker)About the Author: Kris Lippi is the owner of ISoldMyHouse.com and the broker of Get LISTED Realty. He actively…

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  • How is my listing on ISoldMyHouse.com different than the MLS listing?

    4 October 2019

    When you purchase a listing plan with us, you also get a true FSBO listing on our website in addion to your MLS listing. We get a lot of website visitors that are looking for homes for sale by owner and your listing on our website is another tool for…

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  • Will my contact information show on Zillow, Trulia, Realtor.com etc?

    4 October 2019

    Zillow, Trulia, Realtor.com, etc are all 3rd party websites and as consumer friendly as they are for searching properties for sale, these websites are business’s. These websites make money by having real estate agents pay to get buyer “leads” sent to them from people who request a showing or more…

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  • What will happen to my current Zillow FSBO listing?

    4 October 2019

    Once your property is listed with our service, the FSBO listing on Zillow will get taken down automatically and replaced by the MLS listing. This is a good thing because you want all your listings to be consistent with the MLS. Please Note: You can leave your Zillow FSBO listing…

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  • Can you list land on the MLS?

    4 October 2019

    Yes! Kris Lippi (Owner & Broker)About the Author: Kris Lippi is the owner of ISoldMyHouse.com and the broker of Get LISTED Realty. He actively writes about real estate related topics such as buying and selling homes, how-to guides for around the house and home product recommendations. He has been featured in…

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  • Can you post videos or virtual tours on the MLS?

    4 October 2019

    It depends. Most MLS’s will allow a video or virtual tour to be added to your listing but it has to be unbranded. Please Note: An “Unbranded” video or virtual tour can not include any owner names in text or pictures, with no contact information, logos or other “branding. Kris…

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  • How long does it take to list my house on the MLS?

    4 October 2019

    1 business day. Please Note: A lot of times your home can be listed the same day, depending on if you follow the instructions quickly, but always plan on 1 business day and you won’t be disappointed. Kris Lippi (Owner & Broker)About the Author: Kris Lippi is the owner of ISoldMyHouse.com…

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  • Can I make changes to my MLS listing?

    4 October 2019

    YES! Once your listing is live on the MLS, you will receive another set of instructions with how to make changes to your listing. Please Note: You will not be able to update the MLS directly. Only our brokers are allowed to add/modify listings according the MLS rules. Typically changes…

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  • How do I get my photos to you?

    4 October 2019

    After you make a purchase you will be emailed instructions on how to upload your photos, submit your property information etc. If for whatever reason you run into issues with uploading the photos using the preferred method, alternative options can be arranged. Kris Lippi (Owner & Broker)About the Author: Kris Lippi…

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  • What type of listing agreement do I have to sign?

    4 October 2019

    It is called an “Exclusive Agency” listing agreement. This means that the agreement you sign allows our service to enter your home for sale on the MLS and all the major real estate portals online. The agreement is a mandatory requirement for the MLS. In terms of commission, this is…

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  • What is the MLS and why would I list my home on the MLS?

    4 October 2019

    The MLS stands for “Multiple Listing Service” and is the official Realtor’s database of all the homes that are currently on the market. This is where all the local buyers agents go to find homes for sale for their buyers and 90% of buyers are working with a buyers agent…

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  • Which MLS will my home be listed in?

    4 October 2019

    The correct local MLS for you area! There are over 800 MLS’s throughout the country and we make sure to list your home in the correct local MLS. Please Note: If for some unforeseen reason we can not list your home in the correct local MLS, we will present you…

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  • How will agents and buyers get in contact with me from the MLS?

    4 October 2019

    They will directly contact you! You MLS listing will have instructions in the MLS under the “Showing Instructions” for buyers and agents to get in contact with you directly to set up showings. You will provide the best way to get in contact with you, either through email, phone or…

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  • How will people get in contact with me from Zillow, Trulia, Realtor.com etc.?

    4 October 2019

    When you use this type of service your home will technically be listed with a real estate agent, even though you are retaining the right to sell by owner. The only way to get on most of these sites is by listing with a real estate agent, so there is…

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  • Do I really need to offer a commission and how much?

    4 October 2019

    YES! In order to be listed on the MLS, home sellers are required to offer a Buyer’s Agent Commission. But you only have to pay that commission if your property is sold to a buyer who is represented by an agent. If the buyer does not have an agent, you…

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