Buyer FAQs

We use the characteristics of a given home, such as the bedrooms, bathrooms, and square footage, to find similar homes within a half mile that have sold within the last 6 months. If there are not enough results, we will modify the parameters a bit. If we cannot get you solid data, we will not accept the order. There is no charge.

You will typically get between 5-20 comparable sales results. In areas with many homes (suburban, urban), the data is crucial.
Yes. Real estate agents use the exact same data and reporting to figure out how to price their client's homes.

The reports we provide are not available to those who are not members of the local MLS and are not able to spend the time and money to compile tax records.
The information comes from a combination of MLS data and tax records. We have access to tools that aggregate the tax data so you can have a clear picture of what has sold recently.

Most sales occur through the MLS, and that gives us some additional reports that make it easy to understand how the market is trending.
Simply sign up, add a property, and select “Free Real Estate Comps”. No need to buy anything.

We've found that buyer or selling a home is simple if you have the right tools and they are fast and easy to use. We have helped hundreds of consumers save millions in commission costs.

Yes, it's really free. The reason you get this for free is the title company that provides the report wants to get their name in front of you. There is zero obligation to use the title company.

We've found that buying a home is simple if you have the right tools and they are fast and easy to use. We believe this is a great tool to helping to figure out how much to offer (plus the price is right... free).

Simply sign up, add a property, and select “Free Home Valuation”. No need to buy anything.

Yes, the title rep will call you and answer any questions you have about the report. In addition, the title rep can answer any questions you have about the title and escrow process, including where to get any necessary contract and disclosure documents and anything else you might be wondering about.

Be sure to get a quote from the title company for their services - you can use this to compare to similar companies to make sure you are getting the absolute best pricing.

If you do the legwork of finding the home you want to buy, you will get a huge financial upside using this service. Nearly all homes on the MLS offer a commission to the buyer's agent. The agent partners on homecoin.com will give you a portion of that commission (view the exact amount and availability here), as you are saving them hours of time from not driving you around showing you homes. Be smart: get pro help AND the best possible rebate.

We have relationships setup with selected agents. Those agents tell us the best pricing they can give our customers (you) and we show that pricing to you. You will get to select the agent based on price and distance. You can search the available agents by clicking here.

If you need a pro to guide you through the home buying process, but still want to get a rebate on the commission offered by the sellers, this is right for you. Nearly all homes on the MLS offer a commission to the buyer's agent. The agent partners on homecoin.com will give you a portion of that commission (view the exact amount and availability here). Be smart: get pro help AND put some money back in your pocket.

We have relationships setup with selected agents. Those agents tell us the best pricing they can give our customers (you) and we show that pricing to you. You will get to select the agent based on price and distance. You can search the available agents by clicking here.