Real is simple. With the goal of making our agents' lives better, we provide our agents with everything they need to be successful through the use of innovative technology. Using the Real app, agents are instantly connected to listings in their area, leads, marketing, and a supportive community of hundreds of agents locally and nationally. Real also provides a 24/7 support staff and broker assistance to assist in closings, or answer any questions you may have. Work in your own home, on your own time, with a full staff behind you.
Once you decide to become a Real agent, simply fill out your information here http://www.joinreal.com/about/join. You will then e-sign our independent contractor agreement, once you resign from your brokerage, we will assist in your license transfer. Then download the app and get started!
Yes, if you are a broker, you can still join Real. In fact, we have a program that allows you as a broker to transition yourself and your team to Real, and still make a profit from your agent's sales. You can view more details here http://welcome.joinreal.com/brokers/.
Nothing! You are welcome to join for free.
We do not charge any fees whatsoever - no fixed fees, no marketing fees, startup fees. Absolutely Nothing.
We believe you should keep as much of your commission to yourself as possible. We keep 15% of the commission, while you get 85%. Additionally, your E&O is on us. This split also applies to leads you received from us (in contrast to the industry-standard 25% referral fee charge).
Provided you have submitted all transaction documents, you will be paid directly at closing by getting a CDA, or you will be paid on the same day we receive the commission check from escrow. You will be paid as an independent contractor, and will be issued a form 1099 at the end of the year.
While, there is no minimum sales volume, Real will provide you the best tools for making as much money as you can.
A valid CA, CO, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, NC, NJ, NM, NY, PA, TX, VA, WA, WV real estate salesperson (agent) or broker license is required. Your license has to be in good standing, and you should have no claims filed against you.
We believe the industry is becoming digital, and spending money on offices is unnecessary. We allow you to enjoy the a highly reduced operational cost.If you have a scanner, printer, fax/Efax and pc/laptop – you are all set. We also recommend using a smart phone for increased effectiveness of your work. Real allows you to work from virtually anywhere!
Through our innovative app, Real agents have 24/7 access to our support team via chat. Our brokers are also available around the clock for urgent questions. Additionally, our app features a community chat features, where Real agents can speak with each other, as well as share tips and advice.
Yes, Real has recently introduced our Agent ReferReal Program™. For every dollar in commission that Real would receive, it is instead split 50-50% between you and Real. The program is outlined below:
You do. They are your clients and your deals. Feel free to negotiate what is best for you
Real offers weekly training sessions (via call) and “face to face” training is available in most regions. Our app also features a flourishing community of Real agents who are constantly working together to share listings and buyers/sellers, along with best practice tips. Many of our agents have become mentors and mentees through our proprietary community system.
Yes, we are members of many boards. Upon joining Real, you will also be required to be a member of your local board.
Real covers the cost of E&O insurance, which covers every transaction you do with a coverage amount of no less than $1M per occurrence.
You can start working with us as soon as we approve your application (usually same day) and complete your broker change process.