Sellers Guide » Working With a Realtor
Selling a house can be an exciting experience--and one of the largest financial transactions you'll make in your lifetime. By educating yourself on the home selling process and seeking out the sound advice of a Realtor, you'll save time, energy and money. Click here to read the RealtyLink In Print article on How Realtors earn their commission.
Realtors work within a legal relationship called "agency". The agency relationship is between you, the client, and the company with which your REALTOR® is licensed. It is a requirement for Realtors to disclose to clients the representation you will be receiving. This disclosure is usually done with the aid of a brochure entitled Working with a Real Estate Agent. Signing the brochure does not obligate you in any way. For more information about the seller agency relationship, read "Understanding Agency Relationships with your Realtor".
As a seller, your REALTOR® will: