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How does selling my home with Purplebricks work?

Purplebricks makes selling your home simple – get a full-service real estate experience, for thousands less. Here is how selling your home with Purplebricks works:

Your Listing Appointment

We set you up for success, whether you are at an in-person or virtual appointment. One of our local REALTORS® will: prepare an in-depth Comparative Market Analysis and use their expert knowledge to set your sale price, take stunning HDR photos of your home, prepare your MLS® listing for Purplebricks.ca and REALTOR.ca, and answer any questions you have about your home sale.

We’ll also provide you with a lock box, for sale sign and a "SOLD" sticker to proudly post on your sign after you sell!

Selling Your Home

We’re with you from start to sold with expertise you can count on every step of the way. After your listing appointment, our team will manage all the incoming calls about your home and arrange showings for potential buyers. Access to your MyPurplebricks dashboard means you are always up to speed on your home sale. Enjoy real-time statistics and tools at your fingertips, 24/7. And, we are always just a phone call away to provide the best, personalized advice whenever you need it!​

Offers and Negotiations

All negotiations and paperwork are handled by our dedicated Offer and Negotiation Team. Our REALTORS® will receive offers from homebuyers and agents, negotiate on your behalf, handle the paperwork, and close the deal for you. You benefit from the expertise of our professional negotiators who are working with your best interests in mind, always.

The Result

Your home sold while you saved thousands in commission! Purplebricks saved Canadians over $59 million in commission in 2020* – how much could you save? Check out our Commission Savings Calculator!


*Average savings based on a commission of 5% in Ontario and Manitoba and 7%/3% in Alberta, less a buyer agent commission estimated at 2.5% in Ontario, 2% in Manitoba and 3.5%/1.5% in Alberta, taking into account fees paid to Purplebricks and applicable taxes, from January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020.