pocket listings: What Is A Pocket Listing? - 06/27/19 12:15 PM
Has a real estate agent told you they have a pocket listing just for you? What does that mean and is it really the best deal?
A pocket listing is a real estate industry term where a listing broker holds a listing agreement with a seller and both sides agree not to advertise the property. Pocket listings are not on the local Multiple Listing Service and there will be no sign in the yard indicating the property is for sale as a pocket listing. 
The pocket listing is a unique arrangement where a seller has asked the listing broker to only show their … (0 comments)

pocket listings: Problems with so called Pocket Listings - 08/27/14 12:28 AM
Problems with so called Pocket Listings
A recent RISMedia Newsletter asks the question
"Pocket Listings, are they Right on any Level?"
My answer is no! The term "pocket listing" is overused by some listing agents and misunderstood by sellers and home buyers. David Cabot, President/CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Homes says, "I personally think it is bad business and I do not permit it in my company." He goes on to say Pocket Listings or Off Market listings create an underground market that doesn't help anyone but the listing agent. Cabot belives Pocket Listings started as a way to control … (4 comments)

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