Question: How Do Realtors Negotiate Commissions?

How do I ask my realtor to reduce commission?

These are agents who might ask for a higher commission but quickly agree to lower fees if there is competition from another agent.

If you like an agent who has quoted you a higher commission but interviewed a second who agreed to do the job for less, call the first agent and offer the second agent’s fee.

Explain why.

Can Realtors adjust their commission?

Dear Fred: The answer is yes. Everything is negotiable in a real estate transaction, including the commission, which in most parts of the country is 6 percent of the sales price, usually split between the listing agent and buyer’s agent. But there’s more to the story than a one-word response can tell.

How do you negotiate commissions?

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How do I defend my real estate commission?

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What is a fair Realtor commission?

The typical commission is 6 percent, which is split by the agent for the buyer and the agent for a seller—3 percent each. But it’s only paid by the home seller.

Why are realtor fees so high?

They charge a lot because it takes work and money to market, it is hard to get licensed and become a real estate agent, they have to pay for dues and insurance and real estate agents usually have to split their commissions with their broker. The biggest reason a real estate agent gets paid so much is they are worth it!