Incentive eligibility on real estate transactions: (A) requires customers to utilize the Home Connections program through the dedicated toll free number or the online request form; (B) is not available to customers currently registered with any HSF Affiliates franchise office or via the online virtual office website; (C) may not be available to individuals receiving certain corporate relocation benefits, subject to a review of specific policy restrictions and other benefits received for the same property transaction; (D) is not available by contacting any HSF Affiliates franchise office directly; (E) is available to customers not currently under contract with a real estate sales professional to buy or sell; (F) requires a minimum home sale price of $100,000, excluding land only transactions; (G) is based on a broker commission rate of 3% for a single-sided transaction, if your actual commission is less than 3%, your benefits may be reduced; (H) except where this program is prohibited by law.
Some states restrict rebates, but allow an equal discount to be applied.
- Sellers may be eligible for a discount only in Alabama, Alaska, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Oregon and Tennessee.
- Buyers are not eligible for a rebate from Home Connections but may be eligible for a rebate from the real estate broker in New Jersey.
- Buyers are not eligible for a rebate or a discount in Alabama, Alaska, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Oregon, and Tennessee.
- Sellers are not eligible for a rebate or a discount in Iowa and Kansas.