Hacker Connect January 16 in New York
An event for and by the real estate tech community

My husband and I are in the midst of building a new house. We recently listed our current home for sale. While I normally write about the business from the agent or brokerage perspective, today I'm going to put my seller's hat on and share some important lessons learned. Hire the most competent agent (hint: it's definitely not you!) The first step in listing your home should be to interview three different agents. No matter how long you have been in the business, you're foolish to become a for-sale-by-owner. Chances are you will overprice your property, overlook the problems that you have lived with but that a fresh pair of eyes would spot, and be unable to negotiate as effectively as someone else would be on your behalf. Also, if you are a full-service agent, walk your talk! Pay...