RealtyBizNews - Real Estate Marketing and Beyond
Real Estate Marketing & Beyond
Home » Real Estate Resource » Coaching » How To Sell Your Home Online

How To Sell Your Home Online

By Jamie Richardson | February 19, 2020

The Internet is a very powerful resource. As the population on the Internet continues to expand, so does its benefits, as well. From simple tasks to more complicated ones, these can all be completed through the World Wide Web. One of these activities has to do with selling your house.

bulk home sales

When you decide to sell your house, the good news for you is that now, there are a lot of means and varied avenues for you to do so. The Internet is one of these. Through that medium, you can list tasks, find buyers, schedule meetings, and so many more.

If this is the road that you wish to take, here are some tips to guide you:

1. Search For Investors Who Flip Homes

As you start your search on the Internet, don't limit yourself only to the usual options for listings. Up until recently, there's been a rise in a new type of listing that homeowners can sell their house to. This refers to the investors who flip homes, like 810 Home Buyers. All you've got to do is to search for them online, then send in the details and photos of your home.

Investors who flip homes are those companies that immediately take the house regardless of its current state. They pay you cash right there and then, without the need to carry out repairs. For those that are also in a rush to sell their homes, this is an excellent option to go about with your sale.

The only caveat with this, however, is that you've also got to be ready to accept a much lower price for your home. That is, of course, because these investors still have to do the remodeling to flip your house and sell it later on for them to earn a profit.

2. Sell Your House With An Agent

If you don't want to do all the "dirty work" that selling a house entails, it's worth considering selling your house online with an agent. The agent is the one who'll do everything that they can to market your home online. Whatever their chosen medium may be, this may most likely correlate with their availability of connections, perhaps, even a correlation with the demographics in your locality. Are there mostly millennials on social media sites?  Professionals and young families who still prefer the professionalism of email marketing?  Whatever it is that works out to be a hit, it's your agent that worries all about these matters.

3. Post In Listing Sites

There are many different sites that you can find online as far as listings are concerned. Do post your house on these sites, too. That way, you're giving your property enough exposure to potential homebuyers. When a person looks for a home, chances are, they'll still Google listings. Hence, you've got to be present on these websites as well.

Here are advantages that you can gain from being present on listings:

  • You can post 3D tours or walkthroughs of your property. This is an advantage as potential buyers who live far away from your property’s location can still get a great view of your house.
  • You'll make it into most of the major real estate websites.
  • You give potential buyers a better sense of the overall layout of your home.

4. Send Emails

If you've heard of email marketing, why not try this one out as well when selling your home?  This simply means composing an email marketing your house and sending it to everyone on your contacts list. As a part of your email, you can also include a message that allows your friends to forward the message to their respective friends, who may also be looking for homes.

In just a few clicks, you're able to send messages about your home being up for sale to so many people. This is one of the most effective ways to sell your house online. Plus, another advantage of it is that it allows for more private and personal communication between you and the potential buyers.

With email marketing, however, you have to be very sure to take nice photos. Make sure your home looks outstanding in the pictures. If you can send in a short video that fits the email, then do so. That way, the recipients of your email still don't miss out on what your home looks like.


Selling your house can be an extremely stressful time of your life. Fortunately, the Internet comes to the rescue, making the entire process more bearable on your part.. When you know how to use it to your advantage, it becomes easier and faster for you to sell your house successfully. With these tips, now all that's left for you to do is to start putting it all into action.

Jamie is a 5-year freelance writer who enjoys real estate. He is currently a Realty Biz News Contributor.
  • One comment on “How To Sell Your Home Online”

  • Sign up to Realty Biz Buzz
    Get Digital Marketing Training
    right to your inbox
    All Contents © Copyright RealtyBizNews · All Rights Reserved. 2016-2024
    Website Designed by Swaydesign.
    linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram