Survey Finds Realtor Commissions are Top Pain-Point

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According to NAR publication Realtor Magazine, a recent survey by blockchain provider Shelterzoom, Realtor commissions are the top reason for consumer dissatisfaction in real estate transactions.  The perhaps “obvious” finding was part of a survey of over 1k consumers to find out their top complaints and concerns in the homebuying process.  In addition, they report that almost 43% of consumers say the agent’s commission is too high along with other cited issues including lack of transparency, conflict of interest, and lack of communication.  Indeed…

“I’m not that surprised by these findings, as they have been concerns for as long as I’ve been in the business,” says Allen Alishahi, cofounder of Shelterzoom.

Click here to read the full story at Realtor Magazine.

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