Can I Fire My Realtor If I Signed A Contract?

Can you fire a realtor after signing a contract?

A: Yes, you can terminate the contract with your realtor.

The terms by which the termination can be made should be spelled out in the contract.

Most listing agreements however provide for the payment of commission if the seller terminates the agreement early or otherwise blocks or prohibits the sale of the property.

Can I fire my real estate agent before closing?

If you discover that you’ve hired the wrong Realtor, it is possible (albeit, it can be a bit tricky) to fire your listing agent. When sellers hire a listing agent to sell their home, they will enter into a contract with that Realtor. So even if you find the buyer, your Realtor will still get their commission.

How do you terminate a contract with a realtor?

Talking to the Agent or Broker

In the case of grounds to terminate, let the broker know you will take your complaint to the state department of real estate if necessary. If either the agent or the broker agrees that you can cancel without penalty, have them sign a written release.

Can you switch Realtors as a buyer?

Changing Real Estate Agents as a Buyer

As a buyer, there are certain factors to take into consideration if you decide you want to switch agents. If an agent has shown you several homes and you decide not to continue working with them, then this is acceptable.