Top Flat-Fee MLS Companies in Dallas, TX

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By Katherine Peach Updated January 4, 2023


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If you’re selling your home for sale by owner (FSBO) in Dallas, hiring a flat-fee MLS service can help you increase your listing’s visibility to potential buyers.

The average commission rate for full-service listing agents in Dallas is approximately 3%. Based on the median sale price for Dallas homes — which as of December 31, 2023 was $376,500 — that translates to about $11,295.

In contrast, you'll pay between $45 and $1,195 to list your home with flat-fee MLS companies in Dallas. The most basic flat-fee real estate packages will offer little more than a listing on the MLS, but more comprehensive packages could include additional services like help with negotiations and paperwork.

That being said, using a Dallas flat-fee MLS company to sell FSBO comes with additional costs in terms of time, energy, and your final sales price. You'll have to manage your own sale — from scheduling showings to drafting contracts. And, FSBO homes usually sell for 6% less on average than agented properties.

If using a flat-fee MLS company is still the right choice for your sale, we've picked some of the best flat-fee MLS services in Dallas.

But, if you're not ready to sell FSBO, one of your best options is to work with a discount real estate company like Clever. With Clever, you'll only pay 1.5% to list your home instead of the typical 3%. And, you'll get full-service support from a great Dallas realtor so you can sell for top dollar!

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The best Dallas flat-fee MLS companies

Every Dallas flat-fee MLS service is different. When evaluating the following options, be sure to read the fine print. Look at things like the length of the listing term, fees to change your listing, how many photos you can add, and more.

» MORE: Find out how to evaluate flat-fee MLS services

Creekview Realty

Creekview Realty

Price Range


Number of Photos

Max allowed on MLS

Listing Term

6 months
Pros & Cons
  • Creekview realty is a licensed real estate brokerage that specializes in MLS listings and other for sale by owner (FSBO) services across Texas
  • Also offers full-service, flat-fee representation
  • Listings can be posted on the same day if they are properly submitted before 11am (weekdays only)
  • Cancel any time without penalty (no refunds)
$495 - Plan A

  • 6-month listing on MLS
  • Syndicated to, Zillow, Trulia, and more
  • Maximum number of photos allowed by MLS
  • Creekview Realty yard sign and lockbox
  • CSS scheduling service
  • Legal forms (downloads)
$1,195 - Plan B

  • Same as Plan A, plus:
  • Full representation (dedicated agent to advise and represent you in negotiations and necessary paperwork)

A-la-carte services:

  • Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) - $100
  • Electronic Lockbox - $100 deposit
  • Professional Photographer - $175
  • Flyer Box - $25


  • Legal forms included with package
  • No fee to change listing description or pictures
  • Free yard sign with basic package


  • Entry-level package pricier than similar flat-fee MLS listing services
  • No built-in home valuation
  • The only option for listing term is 6 months

As of August 4, 2020, Creekview Realty has an average rating of 4.7/5 based on 129 reviews across Google, Yelp, and Facebook.

DFW City Homes


Price Range


Number of Photos


Listing Term

6-12 months
Pros & Cons
  • DFWCityhomesis a licensed, Texas real estate brokerage that specializes in flat-fee MLS listing services for the Dallas/Fort Worth metro area
  • Comparative market analysis (CMA) included
  • Set your own buyer’s agent commission (DFWCityhomes recommends 3%)
  • Pay no commission if you find an unrepresented buyer
  • Free cancelation any time
  • Buyer’s leads vetted before being forwarded to you
$595 + $595 at closing - Flat Fee MLS Listing Service

  • 6-month listing on MLS
  • Syndicated to, Zillow, and more
  • Up to 36 professional photos
  • Yard sign
  • Supra lockbox
  • ShowingTime scheduling and feedback system
  • Audio and virtual video tours
  • Social media marketing
  • In-home consultation to go over market analysis, marketing plan, and other ways to help your house sell
  • Contract, form, and closing document preparation and review
$595 + 1% at closing - MLS Full Service Listing

  • Same as Flat Fee MLS Listing Service package, plus:
  • DFWCityhomes will host your open house
  • DFWCityhomes attends your closing

$995 + $3,000 at closing - Luxury Home Flat Fee MLS Listing Service

  • Same as MLS Full Service Listing package, plus:
  • 12-month listing on MLS
  • Staging advice
  • Color brochure
  • Information book including disclosures, survey results, and other information

DFWCityhomes also offers a flat-fee MLS listing package for rental properties. Check website for details.


  • Work directly with the broker, not a referral service
  • CMA included with all packages
  • Built-in help with contracts, disclosures, and other paperwork
  • Buyer’s rebate if you also buy a house with DFWCityhomes


  • No budget listing package or a-la-carte services

As of August 4, 2020, DFWCityhomes has an average rating of 5/5 based on 106 reviews across Google, Yelp, and Facebook.



Price Range


Number of Photos

6-Max allowed on MLS

Listing Term

6-12 months
Pros & Cons
  • FlatFeeByYOU is a licensed texas real estate brokerage that specializes in flat-fee MLS listing service
  • Includes a comparative market analysis (CMA) in basic package
  • Status/description updates and price changes allowed in higher-tiered packages
  • Cancel anytime — refund available if you haven’t yet signed your listing agreement
  • Set your own buyer’s agent commission
  • Avoid paying buyer’s agent commission if you bring in your own buyer
  • 24-hour turnaround to get you listed on the MLS
$45 - Basic

  • 6-month listing on MLS
  • Syndicated to, Zillow, Trulia, and more
  • 6 photos
  • Free comparative market analysis
  • Phone, SMS and email support

$295 - Premium

  • Same as Best package, plus:
  • A professional photoshoot
$95 - Best

  • Same as Basic package, plus:
  • An additional 6 months on your listing (12 months total)
  • Unlimited photos (up to the maximum allowed on the MLS)
  • Free broker consultation
  • Unlimited status updates
  • Unlimited description updates
  • Unlimited price changes
  • Yard sign
  • Form support
  • For lease listings


  • Cancel anytime with no fee — refunds available if no listing agreement signed
  • CMA included with basic package
  • Changes and updates included in higher-tiered packages


  • Doesn’t offer full coverage in Texas — see website for details on specific MLS access
  • Lockbox not included
  • Photo assistance only available in Premium package

As of August 11, 2020, FlatFeeByYou has an average rating of 4.4/5 based on 25 reviews across Google, Yelp, and Facebook.

National flat-fee MLS services in Dallas

Didn't find a great option in local flat-fee MLS companies? These national brands operate in the Dallas area, too.

Price Range


Number of Photos


Listing Term

6 months
Pros and cons
Reviews is a nationwide flat fee MLS referral service, operated by Get Listed Realty, that connects you with local brokers and agents who will list your home on the MLS for a pre-negotiated rate.

Your listing will be live within 24 hours.

The lower-priced plan is good for rentals and small 1–2 bedroom homes where limited photos are needed.

Get LISTED!: $299

  • 6-month MLS listing

  • 6 photos

  • Schedule open houses

  • Online customer support

  • Cancel anytime

  • Lead forwarding

Get SOLD!: $399

Includes Get LISTED! plan, plus:

  • 25 photos


  • You get unlimited listing changes.

  • You choose the buyer's agent commission.

  • Leads are forwarded to you.

  • There's no cancellation fee.

  • There are free online guides and articles for selling a home without a realtor.

  • You can easily share your listing on all major social media platforms.


  • The only difference between the packages is the number of photos allowed.

  • There's no built-in home valuation or market analysis.

As of June 3, 2023, has 3.8/5 stars across 9 Birdeye reviews and an A rating on the Better Business Bureau.



Price Range


Number of Photos

6 to max allowed

Listing Term

3 to 6 months
Pros & Cons
  • Houzeo is a flat-fee MLS referral service that connects you with Texas brokers and agents who will list your home on your local MLS for a pre-negotiated rate
  • Draft your listing, upload photos, set your price, and sign MLS contracts via Houzeo’s online dashboard
  • Autofills listing details using publicly available info about your home to expedite the listing process
  • Home valuation not included in service
  • Does not require that you offer buyer’s agent commission
  • Listing is typically live within 24 hours of submission
$275 - Bronze

  • 3-month listing on MLS
  • 6 Photos
  • Virtual tour
  • $25 for each listing change
  • Syndicated to Zillow, Trulia,, and more

$325 - Silver

  • Same as Bronze plan, plus:
  • 6-month listing on MLS
  • 24 Photos
  • 10 free listing changes
  • Select and communicate with Escrow Agent
$399 - Gold

  • Same as Silver plan, plus:
  • Max photos allowed by MLS
  • Federal and state disclosures forms


  • Free cancellation anytime (no refunds)
  • Freedom to specify any buyer’s agent commission
  • Listings typically go live within 24 hours


  • Limited coverage in rural areas
  • “Free changes” only apply to listings price, status, and property description; $10 for additional changes

As of August 11, 2020, Houzeo has an average rating of 4.8/5 based on 21 reviews on Google.

Alternatives to Flat-fee MLS services in Dallas

To sell your home for top price, it’s important to weigh all of your options before making a final decision. A Dallas flat-fee MLS company may make the most sense for your sale, or one of these options may work better.

For most sellers, though, working with a company like Clever is the best way to maximize your savings while selling your home for top dollar.

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