Everything is negotiable, some agents charge an upfront fee and some don't. If you are not comfortable with it, then I would suggest talking to your agent. After all, real estate is a relationship business.... more
I don't think that there is any way around being a board member of a Real Estate Assoc. these days. The fees are minimal $800-$1000 depending. When you are selling real estate on a regular basis, it is a drop in the bucket. Who knows, maybe at some point Real Estate will become your primary job.
Coldwell Banker Star Realty
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