Category Archives: Buyers Representation Agreement

Can I get out of a Buyer’s Representation Agreement?

The Buyer’s Representation Agreement (BRA) is the contract between buyer and brokerage that sets out the duties of each while the buyer looks for a property. Once the buyer decides to make an offer, a BRA must be signed under REBBA … Continue reading

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Buyer’s Representation Agreements – why we need them

Because I work on commission as a realtor, I can invest a  lot of time showing properties to a client and make nothing at all if they decide not to go ahead with a purchase. I accept that; so do my … Continue reading

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What happens if a buyer brings an offer without an agent?

Here’s another listing question I get frequently: what happens if a buyer approaches me directly to buy my house? And a related one: what happens if the buyer makes an offer on my house without an agent? If we have … Continue reading

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If you’re working with a realtor, WORK with them.

Here is one of my pet peeves as a realtor: people who have chosen an agent to work with but ask other agents to arrange showings, unbeknownst to that agent. You ask these people if they have an agent and they  … Continue reading

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