NAR to regulators: Real estate ripe with competition

Comments to federal regulators defend trade group's Internet listings policies

The average commission rate on home sales is declining, there is no collusion to fix the cost of real estate brokerage services, and consumers can choose from a “full spectrum of options” for real estate services, the National Association of Realtors contends in comments submitted to antitrust officials at the U.S. Justice Department and U.S.