With all the “disruptive” technologies around, why have real estate brokerage commissions remained so “sticky”?... No number of disruptive technologies or sexy web platforms has been able to make a dent in the need for a good agent who can maneuver the obstacle course between sticking a sign in the ground and the closing table.
There is a lot of misinformation about the MLS floating around. Most sellers seem to think of the MLS as an almost public entity. They really don’t understand what the MLS is, who maintains it, or even its primary purpose.
Don't create conditions that create unnecessary roadblocks for buyers agents and their buyers. The bottom line is this: The purpose of the listing is to sell the home for the best price and terms. No more, no less.
As the market is changing from bear to bull, the builders are back and new developments are starting to spring up. So its time to talk once again about the surprisingly tricky issue of visiting new construction sites.