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OK so I get the message loud and clear. I am a kill joy and the bearer of really bad news here on this form. I know, I know I am the one who always brings the REO hopefuls down. Yes I admit to sounding like a real “Debbie Downer” here. That is how the non REO agents feel anyway. The REO agents in the field today know I am only telling the real story. We can all put on our big girl and big boy pants and realize that the fact that there is no Santa is not the fault of the kid who ruined it…Continue
I had a listing that was “chosen for alternate marketing” …AUCTION. Now comes the new LA. This is after 3 months of pre listing tasks and only 2 weeks of marketing with the original asset management company. The original LA was a 1500.00 min commission to the LA. Not really all that bad on a 32K property. Actually a very fair commission if you don’t break it down by hourly increments. The auction LA comes and it is now a new commission. 800.00 minus the fee so it comes to 645.00 for…Continue
Just got back from a mandatory REO agent conference. Cost 149.00 plus 2 days of really aggravating reprimands,, threats and some really demeaning reality. Oh and 109.00 per night hotel costs plus 2 days away from all of my other work which pays the bills. The cost to be a chosen REO agent . 499.00 in the first few weeks for "training" Funny considering I have been doing REO work longer than the people who wrote the "training course". (and they were not even a Realtors) Then another 199.00 to…Continue
Altisource is no longer assigning listings to agents, no matter how many BPOs or CMAs you do for them.
Any work Altisource assigns to you will not get you any listing no matter what they promise. You will not be paid for any property management or assistance you do for them. The do still need local Agents for BPOs and CMAs and do still pay the money for those. Make no mistake you will not get listings from Altisource…Continue