REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS REFRESHER
This may be the first time you've ever sold a real estate property or it may have been some time since you've been involved in a real estate transaction. Here's a quick refresher on some of the real estate specific terms you'll want to know.
Real Estate Brokers and Real Estate Agents
Listing agreements are made between real estate brokers and you, the seller. A real estate agent works for the licensed real estate broker. The commission for the sale of your home will be paid to the real estate broker. The real estate broker will pay a split of that commission to the seller and buyer agents where applicable.