Many of the Stockton area Agents have joined HungryAgents.com® where they compete for your business. The registered Member Stockton area Agents compete by bidding for your business!
For sellers they bid the total commission they will charge for selling your home and what part of the commission they will pay the buyer's agent. The average bid to sellers in the area is currently 4.74% total commission rate. For buyers they bid the percentage of the buyer's agent commission they earn that they will give you for helping you buy your home. The average bid to buyers is 32.50% in the Stockton area.
These bids are for Full Service only so it is easy to compare them. Currently, Member Stockton Agents are making an average of four bids to buyers and sellers.
Stockton, the county seat of San Joaquin County, is currently the 13th largest city in the state of California in terms of population and one of the largest in terms of area in the Central Valley. Stockton's population estimate for 2009 according to the California Department of Finance, is 290,409. The Stockton Metropolitan Area population is estimated to be 664,116.
Although historically an agriculturally based community, Stockton's economy has since diversified into many other areas. These include telecommunications and manufacturing among others. Because of the new focus on renewable energy, the proximity to agriculture will become even more important in the future as research and development combine agriculture with alternative fuels.
Stockton is in a unique position vis-a-vis its proximity to both the San Francisco and Sacramento markets. Partly due to this and the availability of relatively inexpensive land, several companies have chosen to base their regional operations in Stockton. These include Duraflame, Pac-West Telecommunications, Golden State Lumber Company and several others.
Stockton is rapidly becoming the community of choice for companies looking for an area to move or expand industries related to renewable energy. The Port of Stockton is one of the largest receivers of wind turbines in the world. Stockton's rail capacity makes distribution from the Port seamless. The sun and wind potential in Stockton is among some of the best in the country and with 2,000 acres available, the Port is already home to biodiesel and ethanol plants.
Area demographic facts from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
The average bid to sellers in the are is currently 4.74% total commission rate. The average bid to buyers is 32.50% in the Stockton area. Member Stockton Agents are making an average of four bids to buyers and sellers.