Think And Then Act!
Both a real estate agent and a realtor are licensed in the state in which they operate and are considered professionals. Both work with client to sell and purchase properties and homes. The National Association of Realtors does provide a code of ethics by which the realtors are to follow. Of course, this does not mean the real estate agents are not ethical.
As a member of the NAR you will receive several benefits:
- Discounts on education courses and transaction management service
- Access to real estate market data
- Increased credibility for your marketing material
Understanding the potential salary may be a definite factor to answer should I be a realtor. Here are a couple of data points.
Realtor Average Salary 2019 = $55,400 [Range $24,000 - $165,000]
Real Estate Agent Average Salary 2019 = $47,773 [Range $24,000 - $101,000]