Real estate salespeople work for brokers. While a broker can be an independent fee earner or work for a national brand, a salesperson must work under the umbrella of a broker. Brokers arelegally able ed to work for themselves or for other brokers. Salespeople after getting years of experience and more real estate courses and exams can become brokers.... more
It's my understanding that only licensed and active real estate professionals can enjoy the benefit of collecting a fee for professional services. Anyone seeking to collect fees for participating in real estate transactions woul be doing so illegally.