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Why Queensland Estate Agents Don’t Give Discounts

Posted on April 28, 2007 by | 0 Comments
by Tim O’Dwyer M.A., LL.B Queensland Solicitor & Consumer Advocate watchdog@argonautlegal.com.au Will the apparent upturn in Queensland housing prices mean discounted real estate commission rates? Will agents charge sellers less as homes are reportedly sold within days, if not hours, of going on the market? The answer is no – to both questions. Residential agents’ commission rates, unlike property prices, have never been affected by the so-called “market”. Agents will not offer discounts to sellers...

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