Q: How do I get percentage commission without getting a realtor for the sale of a friend's home that I sold .
I did a friend a favor and I got a buyer for her home on a mortgage short sale.
Mortgage company guidelines state she needs a realtor to sell her home.
I am not a realtor or licensed .
Yet how do I go about it to get that 6% commission from mortgage company?
What forms do I submit.
Or who can help me get that money ?
That is if it's possible ??
A: I don't practice Texas law, however, you probably can't get a commission legally because you need to be licensed either as a real estate agent or broker. You could look into whether it is permissible to receive a finders fee in Texas: https://legalbeagle.com/8579336-texas-finders-fee-laws.html
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