I have never been a fan of pocket listings for a whole lot of reasons. In todays show, we will review the reasons why they are a bad idea for sellers. In addition, we will explore how they are also NOT a better option to help deal with our current quarantine situation. There are NO advantages to a pocket listing vs allowing your home to be listed on the MLS when it comes to maintaining very tight controls on who gets into your home.
In fact, whatever benefits you are told doing a pocket listing will bring – including reducing the commission you pay – will end up costing you MORE in the long run!
So lets jump in and figure this out!