The Consumer Federation of America says only 32% of Americans know what the typical commission is
NAR commissioned the report for the trade group's Strategic Thinking Advisory Committee. Among the top 10 dangers noted were 'commissions spiral downward'
The move represents a sharp break from 600 or so other MLSs nationwide, some of whom have threatened to cut off brokerages who have tried to publicly display commissions
Three more plaintiffs added to lawsuit involving the sharing of commissions between listing and buyer brokers
The massive class-action antitrust suit specifically cites training scripts as evidence KW engaged in steering buyers away from low-commission listings
The major class-action lawsuit against NAR, Realogy, KW, RE/MAX, HomeServices of America and more has been amended to include new plaintiffs and new, more detailed accusations
The trade group has quietly denounced the suits' claims in an FAQ to its approximately 1,100 Realtor associations