Real Estate Agent

Real Estate Agent Definition

Real estate agent (noun): a licensed salesperson who is able to help consumers buy and/or sell residential or commercial property. Real estate agents are only able to represent consumers in the states in which they have been issued a state license. Not all real estate agents are REALTORS® but all REALTORS® are real estate agents but .


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