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Noah Seidenberg
Coldwell Banker - Evanston, IL
Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917

180 days or it is not worth it in my opinion.

May 01, 2015 06:09 AM
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John McCormack, CRS
Albuquerque Homes Realty - Albuquerque, NM
Honesty, Integrity, Results, Experienced. HIRE Me!

I shoot for 6 months.  

May 01, 2015 07:06 AM
Rainmaker
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Katina Hargrove 352-551-0308
Stake Your Land Realty, Inc. - Eustis, FL
Broker/Owner, GRI,SFR, REALTOR®

No less than 6 months, 3 months if they are flying of the streets....

May 01, 2015 06:15 AM
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Jerry Newman
Brown Realty, 210-789-4216,www.JeremiahNewman.com - San Antonio, TX
Texas REALTOR, San Antonio Military Relocation

90 days has been the shortest, but in a hot market homes will sell before go can kit your advertising into full gear.

May 01, 2015 09:57 AM
Rainmaker
882,181
Bruce Walter
Keller Williams Realty Lafayette/West Lafayette, Indiana - West Lafayette, IN

Richard the shortest we usually do a listing is six months.

May 01, 2015 08:08 AM
Rainmaker
699,177
Chris and Dick Dovorany
Homes for Sale in Naples, Bonita Springs and Estero, Florida - Naples, FL
Broker/Associate at Premiere Plus Realty

6 months

May 01, 2015 07:25 AM
Rainmaker
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

It would depend on how desirable the property was and what the price was.  I have taken a one week listing in the past and sold it.

May 01, 2015 06:04 AM
Rainmaker
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Troy Erickson AZ Realtor (602) 295-6807
HomeSmart - Chandler, AZ
Your Chandler, Ahwatukee, and East Valley Realtor

Richard - I typically take a listing for 6 months, but typically will sell the home prior to the listing expiring. As far as the shortest time period I would accept, probably 90 days, but the home would have to be move-in ready and priced to sell immediately.

May 01, 2015 05:58 AM
Rainmaker
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Bob Force (REALTOR®)
Weichert Realtors - Aspen Hill - Mount Airy, MD
The FORCE in Maryland Real Estate

I use the average time on market from the CMA I presented to the seller in determining the list price.

May 01, 2015 05:30 AM
Rainmaker
5,573,268
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

in a seller's market, 30 days.....in a buyer's market 4 months....

May 01, 2015 04:16 AM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, EXP - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

3 months

Jan 02, 2020 11:59 PM
Rainmaker
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Ajay Pandya
e-Merge Real Estate - Columbus, OH
Realtor Ajay Pandya

30-days, if I already have a buyer, only one week!

Aug 01, 2018 09:36 PM
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

120 days

Oct 25, 2017 04:35 AM
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Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES
Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch! - Spring Hill, FL
Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living

Most of the time six months, there are exceptions when the conditions are right. For vacant land, I take one year listings now.

May 02, 2015 10:10 AM
Rainmaker
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Trumps Elite
Keller Williams Realty Acadiana - Lafayette, LA
Realtors/Career Consultant

6 months

May 01, 2015 02:42 PM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Richard Weeks - I usually take 3-6 months listing - however, it has an open 'EASY EXIT' guarantee! If they feel I am not doing my job, they can fire me!

May 01, 2015 01:19 PM
Rainer
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Sajy Mathew
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Lancaster, PA
Making your real estate dreams become a reality!

I always work for 6 month contracts.  Any shorter seems to be a waste unless the Seller is really aggressive with price.

May 01, 2015 11:24 AM
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Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730

I will do 90 days if it is in prime condition, totally available to show, has a cooperative seller and is not priced over the market. I want to know why they will not list longer but it may be they want to rent it.

May 01, 2015 11:23 AM
Rainmaker
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Dan Tabit
Keller Williams Bellevue - Sammamish, WA

Richard, 

I always ask for 6 months, but in the present market would accept less.  Invetory is so low, if we were in agreement on the approach I could consider 60 days with little worry we'd get there.   

May 01, 2015 10:01 AM
Rainmaker
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Michelle Gibson
Hansen Real Estate Group Inc. - Wellington, FL
REALTOR

It all depends, last year I agreed to a 30 day listing agreement because I knew I'd have it listed and sold within that time, which I did.

May 01, 2015 09:53 AM
Rainer
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Sandra Steele
Wise Choice Properties, Sedona/Verde Valley Branch - Cottonwood, AZ
Integrity, Knowledge - 37 Years of Experience!!!

I have listed and sold the home the same day on more than one occasion.

May 01, 2015 09:29 AM
Rainmaker
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Richard Weeks Six months, but preferably one year.

May 01, 2015 08:17 AM
Rainer
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Brad Rachielles
CENTURY 21 Peak, Ca BRE# 01489453 - Upland, CA
REALTOR, CDPE, Upland, CA

Depends on price range, location, the market conditions and if the seller is pricing based on comps or by s.w.a.g. market knowledge.

6 Months for most.

If less, then the agreement will be extended when offer accepted to cover paper flow and lender variables, approvals or repairs if needed.

May 01, 2015 07:21 AM
Rainmaker
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Susan Haughton
Long and Foster REALTORS (703) 470-4545 - Alexandria, VA
Susan & Mindy Team...Honesty. Integrity. Results.

4 months unless there are situations that requires a shorter timeframe.

May 01, 2015 04:20 AM
Rainmaker
634,332
Kathleen Luiten
Resort and Second-Home Specialist - Princeville, HI
Kauai Luxury Ocean Home Sales

6 months. Our market is so variable even well priced homes can sit for 180 days, which is our average DOM.

May 01, 2015 04:10 AM
Rainmaker
416,693
Cindy Davis
SD Home Source Realty - San Diego, CA

60 Days. I usually sell a home within the first few weeks, so for me, it works.

May 01, 2015 04:04 AM
Rainmaker
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Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

One day. (You know who the seller is)

30 days if the seller agrees to the price they MUST accept.

60 days if the seller is committed and truly intends to sell. This is the preferred PFL strategy.

Most listing are 6 months.

May 01, 2015 04:00 AM