There have been thoughts that selling real estate could become fully-automated, and realtors as we know them will be kicked to the curb. Here’s an example of how it could look:
For robo-real estate to succeed, sellers would have to be convinced that utilizing an auction-type method to sell their house is the best option – which it is. The banks might convince themselves someday, because they have the experience to figure it out.
But as long as there are sellers who believe that they are the ones who determine sales price, regular realtors will be around to serve them.