listing


listing
list·ing n
1: an arrangement, agreement, or contract for the marketing of real property through one or more real estate agents usu. for a specific period – called also listing agreement;
exclusive agency listing: a listing under which only one agent may sell the property but without the right to a commission if the owner sells it directly
◇ An agent is usu. still entitled to a commission if the owner sells directly to a buyer who was introduced into the process by the agent, even if the sale occurs after the agreement expires.
exclusive right to sell listing: a listing under which only one agent may sell the property and is entitled to a commission if the owner sells it directly to any party
multiple listing: an agreement or arrangement under which real property is marketed through a service or association composed of several agents with a commission from the sale of a property shared between the selling agent and the agent that initiates the listing of it
net listing: a listing under which the agent that sells a property retains as compensation the amount of the selling price that exceeds a specified sum
open listing: a listing that does not preclude the use of multiple agents or a direct sale by the owner with no commission paid to an agent – called also nonexclusive listing;
2 a: a record of a property or properties available through a real estate agent
b: a property listed in such a record

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

listing
index census, docket, index (catalog), registration

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


listing
n.
(1) Putting real estate up for sale; entering an agency agreement with a real estate agent to sell a piece of property.
(2) Entering into a contract to place a company’s stock on a stock exchange.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


listing
n.
1 In securities, the action of having a corporation's securities registered and traded on a particular exchange.
2 In real estate, the action of registering a house, building, or land with a broker for sale.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.


listing
An agreement that represents the right of a real estate agent or broker to handle the sale of real property and to receive a fee or commission for services.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


listing
An agreement that represents the right of a real estate agent or broker to handle the sale of real property and to receive a fee or commission for services.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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