On our website, HungryAgents.com®, many Albany REALTORS® have joined as Member REALTORS®. They will compete with each other and bid for your real estate business. For sellers it is simple; they will bid their lowest prices to give you full service at a discount price. They will bid on total commission to you and tell you how much of this price they will give to the buyer’s agent and how much they will keep.
The average total commission bid on our website in Albany has been 4.30%. Yes, that’s the average bid, not the average of the lowest bids and it includes commission to both buyer’s and seller’s agent. On Hungryagents.com®, in the Albany area, the average number of bids received by buyers is five.
The state of New York does not allow buyer rebates, but if you register you can choose one of our Member REALTORS® and be assured that our economy-minded agents can get you the best deal available.
Albany ranked among the 25 strongest housing markets in the US during the toughest economic conditions of 2008. Forbes ranked Albany the 6th best housing market in the US. Albany has been named an All-America City on multiple occasions, most recently in 2009.
Albany, NY is the center of an area made up of the Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which has a population of 850,957. Albany is the oldest surviving European settlement from the original Thirteen Colonies.
Because Albany is the capital of the state of New York it's economy is heavily dependent on the state government, with much of Albany's population being employed by various state departments and legislators. Albany is increasingly seen as a leader in nanotechnology, with the University at Albany's nanotechnology program being respected as a national leader.
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The average total commission bid on our website in Albany has been 4.30%. The state of New York does not allow buyer rebates, but if you register you can choose one of our Member REALTORS® and be assured that our economy-minded agents can get you the best deal available.