How to List Your Home on Federa - Step by Step Guide

Listing a Home on Federa

How to list your home on Federa

Learning how to list your home on Federa has never been easier! In this step-by-step guide, we walk you through the process of creating a new property listing, from signing up to publishing your listing. Whether you're a first-time home seller or a seasoned professional, this article simplifies the process, making it easy for anyone to list their home swiftly and efficiently. Unleash the power of Federa and get your property in front of thousands of potential buyers today.

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Step by Step Guide

Sign Up or Sign In to Federa

Click here to either Sign In or Sign Up. If you already have an account, proceed with signing in. If you're new to Federa, select "Sign Up" and simply follow the instructions to establish a new account.

What are we doing today?

Select "Selling" from the 3 transaction options. 

Enter Address Information

In the "Address" field, enter your property's address. If your property does not exist in the system, click "Add Property," fill in the necessary fields, and click "Add."

Enter List Price

Input your desired list price. You'll be able to change it later. If you want a Competitive Market Analysis from a licensed agent, leave this blank and select either "Full-Service" or "Live" under the Service Level field.

Add Property Remarks and Property Type

  1. In the "Property Remarks" field, add a description for your property. If you opt for "Live" or "Full-Service," your listing agent can do this for you. 
  1. In the "What Type of property is it?" field, select the appropriate option (Residential, Land, Commercial, Farm).

Choose Express Listing Option

Express Listing means we use the latest public info to create your listing, so you don't have to answer as many questions. Quick and convenient!
  1. If the "Express Listing" option isn't selected, please fill in the questions as accurately as you can. If this is a "LIVE or Full-Service" listing and you're uncertain about what to put in any specific area, please contact your listing agent directly. They're there to help you through each step.
  2. If you're working with a "DIY" listing and need help, please get in touch with our support team at A member of our Support Team will be more than happy to assist you.

Select Listing Preferences

Choose one of the following: "Federa MLS Only" Exclusively on the Federa MLS. Not shared with other platforms. "Public MLS" Property listed on accessible Public MLS for buyers and agents. "Public MLS + Syndication" Listing on Public MLS with syndication to expand visibility on.

Highlight Property Features

In the "Property Highlights" field, select tags that best represent your property's features.

Choose Service Level

Choose the level of service that best suits your needs: DIY, LIVE, or Full Service. See below for a detailed explanation of each level:
  1. DIY: Opt for a self-guided approach to selling your home. This cost-free service allows you to list your property on your own, with the freedom to cancel or upgrade anytime.
  2. LIVE: For a one-time upfront fee of $3,000, enjoy the comfort of a licensed real estate agent supporting you remotely throughout the selling process. You can cancel at any time. If you do so within the first seven days, you'll receive a full refund.
  3. Full Service: Ideal for those preferring a traditional, fully managed home selling experience. For a 3% commission fee payable at closing, you get comprehensive, personalized service. You're free to cancel at any time before signing a contract. 

Add Property Photos

Upload photos of your property, ensuring they are in PNG format. 

Set Showing Schedule

In the "Showing Schedule" field, choose from "Show anytime" or "I want to approve each showing." You can also provide lockbox location and combination if available.

Add People

  1. Owner Name(s): Indicate whether you are a "Personal" or "Entity" owner and fill in the owner profiles.
  2. In the "Add People" section, you have the option to add anyone who is involved in the transaction such as the listing agent, Buyer, buyer's agent, Title Attorney etc. and change their control level.
  3. Click "Continue" 

Review and Sell As-is or Disclose Information

  1. Review your listing and select one of the transition buttons: "List As-Is," "Disclose Information," or "Comp Request" (to request a comparative market analysis from a listing agent).
  2. "List As-Is": You have the option to list your property As-Is and disclose information about latent defects in the property that the seller has actual knowledge of. 
  3. "Disclose Information": This will allow the user to answer multiple questions regarding the disclaimers or disclosures for a given transaction.

Your listing will then be marked as "In Review" and will be published within 24 hours of submission.

That's it!

You've successfully listed your home on Federa!

If you have any questions or issues, please don't hesitate to reach out to our support team. They're always ready to help.

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