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Frequently Asked Questions


Basic & Premium Listings

WNYbyOwner.com Basic and Premium Listing Packages allow you to manually input all your home listing information including photos. Your home is posted immediately upon input, reaching thousands of people every month. A WNYbyOwner.com Yard Sign will delivered within three business day. Our complimentary legal documents package including contracts and disclosures is available upon request.

Basic listings expire in 30 days and will need to be renewed if not sold. Premium listings do not expire until your property is sold. Additionally, Premium listings allow you to post five more photos. With both packages, you do not pay any commission on selling your home.

Flat Fee MLS Listings

WNYbyOwner.com MLS Listing Package provides you all the exposure you need to sell your home quickly. This flat fee package features everything our Basic and Premium Packages offer but entices real estate agents to bring buyers to your property.

With this package, you'll simply select the amount of commission you want to offer to the buyer's agent -- between 2% and 3%. This is only paid if a buyer has a real estate agent involved. Once approved your listing will be posted to WNYbyOwner.com and to the MLS registry. Within days, your home will be listed on countless real estate websites.


Frequently Asked Questions

With our Basic and Premium packages, your home is listed on the WNYbyOwner.com website which gets thousands of users every month. With our MLS listing package your home will be listed on the MLS system and will also appear on many of the national sites including Realtor.com, Zillow, Trulia, Homefinder.com, Homes.com, homefinder.com, hotpads.com, RealtyTrac, Moveto.com as well as all the websites of your most commonly known local traditional real estate companies.

Basic and Premium Listings will appear immediately upon completion of your input and payment. MLS Package - Once your home has been entered into the MLS it will feed to the countless other websites within three days.

WNYbyOwner.com is a local company dedicated to providing its clients with hometown service. Call or email us directly at any time and we will be happy to answer all of your questions.

Simply click on List Your Property to compare and select a listing package. Once you select your package, create your WNYbyOwner.com account and create your listing.

Yes. You can make changes to your listing at any time at no charge.

No commission is required to be paid to buyer’s agents on our Basic or Premium Listing Packages. A commission must be offered to agents with our MLS Listing Package to ensure you reach the greatest pool of buyers. The commission is only paid in the event a buyer’s agent brings you the buyer. If a homebuyer is not working with an agent no commission is due.

All three of our listing packages include at least one yard sign and wire stake, printable brochures and access to free legal documents such as contracts and disclosures. You can additionally make free modifications to your listing at any time.

Yes. Any listing can be cancelled at any time by simply logging into your WNYbyOwner.com account.

No. WNYbyOwner.com provides an advertising platform to provide the exposure you need to sell on your own. We use an affiliated broker to list homes on the MLS with our Flat Fee Package.

You will be listed as the contact for all purposes. Your phone number will be displayed on your property's listing page and interested buyers will be able to contact you by email through a secured form. Your email address will NEVER be physically displayed.

Yes, you can list an open house on the WNYbyOwner site at any time.

If you decide to switch to a full service listing at any time, we will refund your payment to WNYbyOwner.com if you use one of our recommended agents to list and sell your home. The refund will be provided following the successful closing of your home.

Payments for our Basic and Premium listing packages can be made online with any valid credit card or PayPal account. Payment for our MLS Listing Package is made at the time of the appointment via cash or check.

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