Question: Can You Negotiate Listing Agent Commission?

How do Realtors negotiate commissions?

5 Tricks to Save Cash on Realtor Commissions

  • Go for half. The typical commission is 6 percent, which is split by the agent for the buyer and the agent for a seller—3 percent each.
  • Shop around.
  • Ask what you’re getting for your money.
  • Hold out for a higher selling price.
  • Find alternatives.

How do you negotiate commissions?

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How do I defend my real estate commission?

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Can a real estate agent Use Commission for down payment?

Actually, a Realtor commission may be used as down payment for the purchase of their own home. Normally, lenders are required to prove down payment in the buyer’s bank account.