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A specific designation given to members of real estate firms affiliated with the National Association of Realtors (NAR) who are trained and licensed to assist clients in buying and selling real estate.


A person who facilitates the sale of real estate. A realtor networks with potential buyers, shows the property to them, and generally acts in such a way that will help sell the property in the shortest possible period of time. A realtor receives a commission for his/her services, usually a percentage of the value of the property sold. The title of "realtor" is a designation reserved for members of the National Association of Realtors, and encompasses both real-estate agents and real-estate brokers.


A member of the National Association of REALTORS® (

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