There may not be a better organized trade group than Realtors. The real estate world collapsed in an epic way and continues the dead cat bounce, yet the agent community has experienced no significant change. Why has the sales community not been dismembered and regulated like others in the real estate field? Why have the requirements not been increased to obtain and maintain a license? Why is there virtually no state or federal oversight like that in other areas? Why has the process to obtain and maintain a license not substantively changed? One might point to enormously powerful lobby, a steady stream of revenue to state and local organizations and brokerage business plans that rely on monthly agent fees as a revenue foundation. The requirements to obtain a real estate license are...
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