How to Sell Your House

    Selling a house is a significant undertaking, but that doesn't mean it needs to be difficult - working with the right real estate agent and understanding the steps can make all the difference in the world. Ready to get started? Read our overview below, or jump right in by finding out your home's value in today's market with our online price estimator.

    7 Steps to Selling a House

    Get Your Home Value Estimate

    Discover how much your home could sell for with our online price estimator, then connect with a local listing agent for a more detailed analysis. See how much your home is worth.

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  • Request a CMA

    Select one or more listing agents to prepare a listing presentation and comparative market analysis (CMA) for your home, then choose the agent that's right for you. Find a listing agent on

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    Prepare Your Home for Selling

    Get your home looking its best. Make any needed repairs or renovations, and consider professional home staging services.

    Set Your Home Sale Price

    With the help of insightful local market data available on, your agent will be able to help you determine what your home will sell for in today's market. Learn more.

    Get the Word Out

    Your agent will create a winning marketing plan for your home to target active, interested home buyers searching in your area, both online and in person.

    Negotiate the Sale

    Review offers from prospective buyers with your real estate agent and decide on the offer that's right for you.


    Once you find the right buyer and accept their offer, your agent will keep you in the loop on the closing process and make sure everything goes smoothly.