Find a real estate agent in Calumet City, IL

Find real estate agents in Calumet City, IL

Find real estate agents in Calumet City, IL

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Top 10 real estate agents in Calumet City, IL

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Re/Max 10

Re/Max 10

New on HomeGuide
1 hire on HomeGuide
30+ years in business
Serves Calumet City, IL
Recognized in the Top five percent of agents nationally. As a RE/MAX® agent, I’m dedicated to helping my clients find the home of their dreams. Whether you are buying or selling a home or just curious about the local market, I would love to offer my support and services. I know the local community — both as an agent and a neighbor — and can help guide you through the nuances of our local market. With access to top listings, a worldwide network, exceptional marketing strategies and cutting-edge technology, I work hard to make your real estate experience memorable and enjoyable. I look forward to the opportunity to work with you. Please don’t


New on HomeGuide
23+ years in business
Serves Calumet City, IL
Name recognition
Strategic Realty & Investments LLC

Strategic Realty & Investments LLC

New on HomeGuide
10+ years in business
Serves Calumet City, IL
Former Re/max agent, Committed to Excellence in Real Estate. Experience, Diligence, Integrity and Dedication are the time tested, cornerstone elements I rely on in all of my Real Estate transactions since 1996. My many years of experience in Real Estate industry guarantees 100% complete customer satisfaction. Working with seller and buyer. I can help you sell your house for the best price, reasonable market time, competitive commission. I'd be honored to put my real estate experience to work for you. Let Me Exceed Your Expectations ! Helping people with all their real estate needs. A house might be the most valuable possession people have. It...
Christine Thompson Advantage Team

Christine Thompson Advantage Team

New on HomeGuide
Serves Calumet City, IL
Powerful online marketing. Accurate pricing. Staging services. Everything that sells a homes quick time at or above market value I have it covred. Everything I know comes from years of experience and being a 2nd generation Realtor. You could say it’s in my DNA. I love making my clients happy!
Greg Kopec, Realtor - Fathom Realty

Greg Kopec, Realtor - Fathom Realty

New on HomeGuide
4+ years in business
Serves Calumet City, IL
I am a REALTOR® serving Chicago and the Chicagoland Suburbs. Contact me for all of your home buying and selling needs in the areas!

Your Real Estate Agent Services questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on HomeGuide.

What does a real estate agent do?

Real estate agents help clients buy, sell, and rent residential and commercial properties. Homebuyers and sellers should get a realtor or listing agent to help find and visit properties, make offers, determine a competitive listing price, negotiate, and handle all the paperwork.

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, real estate agents do the following:

  • Represent clients looking to buy, sell, and rent properties.
  • Advise clients on local prices, market conditions, mortgages, and related information.
  • Generate and compare currently listed and recently sold properties to determine a competitive listing price or offer.
  • Market properties through open houses, online websites, and advertisements.
  • Show prospective properties to buyers or renters.
  • Present purchase offers to sellers or helps buyers submit an offer.
  • Mediate negotiations between buyer and seller.
  • Ensure all contract terms are met.
  • Prepare and submit documents, such as loyalty contracts, purchase agreements, and deeds.

How much does a real estate agent cost near me?

The standard, fair commission for a real estate agent is 6% of the home's sale price. The commission is negotiable and is typically split between the seller’s agent and buyer’s agent at 3% each. Some real estate firms offer selling or listing services at a flat rate of $3,000 to $6,000.

Additional costs apply for home staging, photography, videography, marketing, inspections, appraisals, and closing costs.

What's the difference between a real estate broker and an agent?

  • Real estate brokers are licensed to own their firm and help clients buy and sell real estate.
  • Real estate sales agents must work under a licensed broker. Brokers work with sales agents on a contract basis and charge a commission for each property they sell.

What should you look for in a real estate agent?

To find the best real estate office, look for and do the following:

  • Contact and compare at least three presentations from top realtor agents.
  • Ask for recommendations from family, friends, and neighbors.
  • Read reviews and check out their previous work on HomeGuide and Google.
  • Select realtors with extensive knowledge and experience of the local market.
  • Avoid part-time real estate agents.
  • Avoid agents that don't typically work within your price range.
  • Look for agents that have recent and successful local transactions.
  • Look for agents that communicate with you regularly and keep you up to date.

After asking questions, hire the best real estate agents near you.

What questions should you ask a real estate agent?

When hiring a real estate firm, ask them the following questions:

  • How long have you been in business? Are you full-time?
  • How many homes have you represented in this area?
  • What types of homes do you usually represent?
  • What price range do you typically work within?
  • What price would you recommend listing my home at, and why?
  • Are there any potential complications you foresee with this home?
  • How many other homes or buyers are you currently working with?
  • Can you provide testimonials and references from past customers?
  • Does your firm help with photography, walk-through video, or staging?
  • How long are houses taking to sell in the neighborhood?
  • How much do you charge, and how long does your contract last?
  • Is your commission negotiable?
  • What services are included in the cost?
  • How do you plan to market my house?
  • What do I need to provide to get started?

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