Plain & Simple: The Commission Agreement is between the seller (the builder) and the broker (real estate company) -- not between the seller (the builder) and the buyer; therefore, this is not an agreement that is possible for a buyer to negotiate as the buyer is not a party to that agreement. However, the buyer can negotiate his/her Purchase Agreement with the seller (the builder).... more
Hi Steve. I'm not certain if you have sold your house by now. However, the encouraging news is that home prices have increased in Sterling since your post. I am a long-time resident of Sterling/Potomac Falls and available to give you a free comparative market analysis of your home. Let me know if I can be of assistance.
Hi Alia - yes, that information can be provided by a Realtor in the area. Please contact me if you haven't received this information yet, or if you wish to list your property for rent. I would be happy to assist you. I used to live in Sterling and I am very familiar with the area.
Linda Treese, Realtor
Prudential PenFed Realty
4 E. Colonial Hwy
Hamilton, VA 20158