There are many methods today of selling your home which has evolved. One of these options is to sell your house privately.
When you are selling a house privately without an estate agent, you are saving $20 -$30,000 by not paying their excessive charges, however, a private sale of your house does bring some pitfalls for the inexperienced seller.
It is easy enough to sell a property privately online. In fact, Trademe appears to be the number one site, with this Company claiming that 93% of home buyers will look at their website first before contacting the listing person, whether an agent or the owner who is selling their home privately.