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Getting real: do buyers pay real estate agent fees or commissions?

One of the most frequent conversations we have with homebuyers at Open Listings is about our 50% commission refund and how real estate agent fees work. Time and time again, we’re asked by buyers to debunk this homebuying myth: “An agent I spoke to said that sellers pay agent commissions. It’s free for buyers. How can that be?” The short of it Many real estate agents will tell homebuyers that their service is free, and that as a

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