When you you see a house you like on NewMexicoHomeSearch.com and contact the REALTOR® on that listing or yard sign, you need to know you are contacting the representative for the seller – commonly referred to as the “listing agent.”
Sellers and their REALTOR® (the “listing agent”) have a written contractual agreement outlining their relationship. It’s called the Exclusive Listing Agreement. It outlines the REALTOR®’s role as the listing agent, how they will market the property, the commission and the terms of the listing.
A REALTOR® working as the “Listing Agent” represents the Seller
In short, the REALTOR® acting as the “listing agent” has a legal obligation to work on the seller’s behalf. Their job is to get the highest possible price and…