The French Real Estate Market is somewhat different that markets in in the US and Australia. While most US and Australian real estate listings are done through a single listing agency. French real estate listings are done through multiple listing agencies, and the agency that sells the home is the only one who gets the commission. This means that commission rates are much higher in France because the agents have a good chance of not getting any reward for their work. The negotiations have more levels than just buyer, agent, and seller as well.
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French Property and the Free Search Myth
Rory Ramsden is a French property finder and buyer's agent working for high net worth private clients wishing to buy a chateau, manor or vineyard in the south west of France. He has lived in France for 8 years after spending time travelling the world on business.
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