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Old 01-01-2009, 05:42 PM
 
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I am moving to miami from nyc. Looking to rent a condo in coconut grove. If I work with a real estate broker who pays the brokerage fee - the renter or the owner? Thanks.
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Old 01-01-2009, 06:44 PM
 
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The landlord pays for the realtor, free for the renter.
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Old 01-02-2009, 06:52 AM
 
Location: South Beach (MB, FL)
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In times and places where it's a landlord's market, agents will sometimes charge a renter a month's or half a month's rent as a fee. In the current market, a renter would have to be crazy to pay a fee.

Also, when you see a rental price, consider it a starting point in your negotiation.
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Old 01-10-2012, 11:54 AM
 
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as a landlord, what is the standard broker fee i should pay?
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Old 01-10-2012, 01:47 PM
 
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as a landlord, what is the standard broker fee i should pay?
It is usually the cost of 1 months rent or 10% of one years rent.
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Old 01-10-2012, 02:13 PM
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Yes, 10%
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Old 01-12-2012, 09:07 PM
 
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Note that the agent is still entitled to his/her commission again if the tenant renews the following year. Never understood that, but those are the standard real estate laws here.
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