So like every other person, you’ve probably dwelled on the thought of doing the real estate transaction yourself – after all, a DIY sale can save you enough to pay for the renovation of your next property.

And can we really blame anyone for thinking that way?

After all, cutting out the middleman has happened in virtually every other industry.

Travel, transport, entertainment… you name it.

It’s the same for real estate – people have been talking about cutting out the property agent for years.

Well, not to sound pompous, but if there were to be anyone best positioned to speak about the merits of DIY or using property agents it would probably be us.

After all, the origins of Stacked was actually to cut the middle man (property agent) out of the equation (read our starting story here).

So today let’s delve into the DIY versus property agent dilemma.