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How do REALTORS® make money?

How do REALTORS® make money?

Full service real estate agents are normally paid by a commission based on the sales price of a home. Real estate companies can determine the commission rate they charge—which can be negotiated by the consumer. The commission is usually evenly

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Why Is Working With A REALTOR® So Important?

Why Is Working With A REALTOR® So Important?

You might not realize it, but not all real estate agents or real estate brokers are REALTORS®, even though they can all oversee real estate transactions. Why?

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What is a REALTOR® and why do I need one?

What is a REALTOR® and why do I need one?

First-time homebuyers might think that their dream home is just an internet search away, but while the internet offers easy access to lots of real estate information, navigating the real estate market can still be tricky—and that’s where real estate

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What Is An 80/10/10 Mortgage Program?

What Is An 80/10/10 Mortgage Program?

The dream of homeownership can be realized with the right combination of desire, credit worthiness and down payment capabilities. Some purchase with cash and others find that they need to take out a home mortgage. Financial institutions provide mortgage loans

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Do I have to get the mortgage my real estate agent suggests?

Do I have to get the mortgage my real estate agent suggests?

If you are shopping for a new home, you’re probably working with a real estate agent to help find the perfect home for your family. And, trying to be helpful, that real estate agent may suggest a lender—or even a

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