Real Estate Broker

Services, costs and hiring best practices - proven tips for getting great Real Estate Service

March 2015

When hiring and working with a Real Estate Broker, every homeowner needs to know: What services does a Real Estate Broker commonly provide? What is the best way to find good prospects? What should I look for when I interview the Real Estate Broker? And most importantly, how do I make sure that the Real Estate Service is done right?

Use the following information to understand your options, make good decisions and get quality work at a fair price.

Real Estate Broker - FAQ

Q How do I get good Real Estate Service work at a fair price?

A Compile a list of support services and service outcomes (see the following section) that you require. Interview at least 2 qualified Real Estate Brokers for the work. Sign a written contract that protects your options and interests.

Q What should I expect to pay for Real Estate Service?

A Most Real Estate Service is performed on a commission basis. The commission fees are commonly calculated as a percentage of the total transaction amount and are due when the service is completed.

Q Do I need to use a licensed Real Estate Broker for my job?

A A professional Real Estate Broker must be licensed to provide most Real Estate Services. To check a Real Estate Broker's license status, search the telephone directory or online for your state's professional license board or department. Contact the licensing authority to verify license standing and history for the business and individual.

Q Should I use an insured Real Estate Broker for my project?

A Insurance is usually not required for or needed for Real Estate Service.

Q Does my Real Estate Broker need to be bonded?

A A bond is generally not required for Real Estate Service.

Real Estate Broker - Common Projects

A Real Estate Broker can handle a number of jobs, activities and problems. The list below summarizes common Real Estate Services. Follow the appropriate links below to learn more about cost, options and quality requirements:


Real Estate Broker - Finding and Hiring

Hire a trustworthy Real Estate Broker

Are you considering spending more than $250 with a Real Estate Broker? If so, it is important to find a Real Estate Broker matched to your quality and value expectations - and not simply hire someone that puts you at ease or wins your confidence.

The FREE homewyse hiring guide helps you find and hire great help, get quality craftsmanship and create a fair agreement.

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