How Realtors® get paid

About 90% of Realtors® work as independent contractors. This means that they do not have an employee relationship with the firm that they are working for. All of their income is commission-based, and they receive no health benefits. The other 10% of Realtors® may have some sort of employee status with their real estate firm, or may be licensed assistants for Realtors® who are independent contractors. Continue reading How Realtors® get paid