ReMax: Compare with Eureka.House
What are the pros and cons of ReMax compared with Eureka.House?
|Agents for sellers||No agents, no commission to pay.||With agents and commission (thousands of dollars).|
|Accepts buyers without brokers||Yes||Same.|
|Accepts buyers with brokers||Your choice: yes or no.||Always|
Freedom, transparency and peace of mind
|Could your real-estate agent pressure you to get his commission?||No (no agent)!.||It is possible, and it could lower the sales price.|
|Could your real-estate agent block the sale of your house?||No (no agent)!.||Yes|
|Exclusion of unwanted buyers||You negotiate with whom you want.||Your agent cannot exclude unwanted buyers.|
|Behind-the-scenes investors||Eureka.House is owned by two individuals passionate about real estate who work directly with sellers.||ReMax is a publicly traded multinational, headquartered in Colorado.|
|Simple method, without written counter-offers||Yes!
|No. Same complicated method as real-estate agencies.|
|Sample offer to purchase and other documents||Legal documents available for free.||You must ask your agent.|
|Advice||Step-by-step method to sell, available for free on the website.||You must ask your broker.|
|Complete website advertising your house||Yes||Same.|
|Complete listing with photos, descriptions, geographic map and more||Yes||Same.|
|Experienced real-estate coaches||Yes||Your agent’s experience is not guaranteed (in Quebec, many agents have very little experience).|
|Link to your website||Yes||No.|
|Access to a notary||Referrals upon request.||Same.|
|“For Sale” sign||Free printable format. Optional full-size sign (see our packages)||Yes, but only after signing a contract that obliges you to pay thousands of dollars in commission.|
|Number of publishable photos||Unlimited||ReMax decides on the maximum number of photos you can publish.|
|Photo format||Optional HDR photos (see our packages)||ReMax decides on the format of photos you can publish.|
Price and guarantee
|Guarantee||You can cancel your listing at any time.||Mandatory contract that is usually impossible to cancel. You cannot change your mind!
You will continue to be bound by certain clauses even after the contract ends .
|Price||Only $115 (taxes included)
Save $17,000 on a property worth $300,000!
|Prices are not displayed on the website.
Usually 5%, plus taxes.
So you pay $17,245 (taxes included) for a property worth $300,000.
In short, with Re/Max, selling your $300,000 property will cost you more than $17,000. You are obliged to deal with an agent and in general you cannot cancel your contract, even if you are dissatisfied with your agent.
Eureka.House is a new real-estate service that allows you to sell your house simply, quickly and efficiently, using a tried-and-true method – and at a very affordable price. In fact, you will be working for yourself at $100 an hour . Discover why you should go with Eureka.House.