- Why should I use Home Plus?
- Who can use Home Plus?
- Can I earn a real estate rebate if I'm currently using a real estate agent?
- Can I use Home Plus nationwide?
- Can I earn a rebate if I am registered for other real estate or relocation benefits program?
- Can I use your service to buy a new construction home?
- Can I receive a commission rebate if I use FHA or VA financing?
- Can I receive a commission rebate if I am going through a foreclosure or short sale?
- Which states allow the commission rebate program?
- What if I don't like the sales agent with whom I've been matched?
- How much money will I receive?
- How and when do I get paid?
- Why do I need to complete a W-9 form?
- How do I get started?
Why should I use Home Plus?
We remove the frustration and hassle of finding a competent RealtorŽ to represent you. We hand pick professional agents from William Raveis and other Leading Real Estate Companies of the World brokerages based on a commitment to improved skills, productivity and knowledge. Your assigned 'Home Plus' agent will be chosen based on local market expertise in the area where you want to buy or sell a home. Most importantly, you earn a substantial cash back or credit incentive from the real estate commission after completing your real estate transaction with your assigned 'Home Plus' real estate agent. Back to Top
Who can use Home Plus?
Employees/Members (both new and existing) and their families are eligible for 'Home Plus' benefits when their employer/membership organization registers for the Home Plus program. Back to Top
Can I earn a real estate rebate if I'm currently using a real estate agent?
In order to be eligible these benefits, employee must contact 'Home Plus' directly and register for the program prior to contacting a Real Estate professional. Employee may not have an active listing agreement or buyer broker agreement with any real estate company. Employee must close their transaction with the 'Home Plus' broker in order to be eligible for the Home Plus Real Estate benefit program. Back to Top
Can I use Home Plus nationwide?
Yes, we have nationwide contacts, however cash back benefit and other home related services may not be available. Check with your Home Plus consultant. Back to Top
Can I earn a rebate if I am registered for other real estate or relocation benefits program?
This program cannot be combined with other Relocation benefits or real estate benefit programs. Contact 'Home Plus' to verify current list of states with cash-back bonus and available discounts. Back to Top
Can I use your service to buy a new construction home?
Your assigned 'Home Plus' agent can help you negotiate the best possible price, understand the true value of the home given the number of options and features available, receive additional incentives only available to the Realtor®. The catch is you must be placed with an agent BEFORE you enter a home builder's office or you may forfeit your eligibility to earn a commission rebate. Remember most commissions are paid upon a base price, confirm with your Home Plus consultant. Back to Top
Can I receive a commission rebate if I use FHA or VA financing?
Commission rebates are not available with government sponsored loan programs. Back to Top
Can I receive a commission rebate if I am going through a foreclosure or short sale?
Commission rebates are not permitted in short sale or foreclosure programs. Back to Top
Which states allow the commission rebate program?
Commission rebate program is available in the following states: AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NM, NV, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, SD, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV and WY. Back to Top
What if I don't like the sales agent with whom I've been matched?
If your assigned real estate professional does not meet your requirements, please contact 'Home Plus' immediately for reassignment to another recommended professional to represent you. Back to Top
How much money will I receive?
You will be due a commission rebate or credit (where allowed by law) based on the total commission received on your transaction side (ie. Sale, Purchase). For exact details, please check with your employer or call us at 'Home Plus'. Back to Top
How and when do I get paid?
We issue and mail a check within 30 days upon receipt of completed W-9 and closing your transaction with your assigned 'Home Plus' agent. Back to Top
Why do I need to complete a W-9 form?
We are required by the IRS to report any payment of $600 or more. If you require more information regarding tax consequences, we recommend speaking with your tax professional for advice. Back to Top
How do I get started?
Register Now or Contact Us with any questions. Back to Top