Paul S.  Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, South Puget Sound Washington Agent/Broker! (Fathom Realty Washington LLC)

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Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text

Typically 3 to 24 hours. I authorize escrow to disburse commissions, referral fees, etc. So at COE everybody can pick up a check or have one couriered, as soon as they have them ready. If it's not too late in the day it's usually just a hour or two. If it's Friday afternoon it could be Monday. A lot of out-of-town companies that we work with will wire commissions.

Mar 14, 2019 08:32 PM
Rainmaker
4,103,751
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

It depends but usually a check or an automatic deposit  is made fairly quickly -- the same day since escrow receive a commission disbursement from the brokerage office.  

Mar 14, 2019 08:09 PM
Ambassador
4,260,089
Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
The right Charlotte REALTOR!

Typically a day or two. I use a local attorney who delivers my checks to my office upon recordation - same day or the next morning.

Mar 14, 2019 10:22 PM
Rainmaker
911,686
John Juarez
The Medford Real Estate Team - Fremont, CA
ePRO, SRES, GRI, PMN

Mostly within same day or one day of closing...unless some info is lacking.

Mar 14, 2019 09:50 PM
Rainmaker
1,926,309
Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

24-48 hours and it's direct deposit to my account.

Mar 14, 2019 08:54 PM
Rainer
327,022
J.R. Schloemer, CRS
Kentucky Select Properties - Louisville, KY

Depends on when the check gets to them. Typically same day if it is to the office prior to 4:00. 

Mar 14, 2019 08:43 PM
Rainmaker
1,233,259
Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

24-48 hours.

Mar 14, 2019 07:50 PM
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3,039,280
Tammy Lankford,
Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668 - Eatonton, GA
Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville

same day usually unless it's a 4 pm closing and the bank has closed by the time check arrives at office.  But no more than 3 days (holiday weekend) with a late day close on Friday, bank open on Tuesday.... kind of thing, but generally speaking same day.

Mar 14, 2019 09:32 PM
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

Within 24 hours of submitting paperwork and commission check to my offce, the direct deposit takes place, so long as no paperwork is missing. If I submit paperwork by 10am... I will get my money that afternoon.

Mar 15, 2019 04:30 AM
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4,216,016
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

When I was a managing broker, we authorized the closing agent to issue the agent a check at the closing table.

Mar 15, 2019 03:53 AM
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Buzz Mackintosh
Mackintosh REALTORS - Frederick, MD
“Experience, reliable, leadership”

24 to 48 hours

Mar 15, 2019 03:48 AM
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759,236
Debra Leisek
Bay Realty,Inc Homer Alaska - Homer, AK

Usually day after it records as long as everything is in order!

Mar 15, 2019 12:27 AM
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352,876
Teri Pacitto
Compass - Westlake Village, CA
Real Estate, Your Style...Your Home...My Specialty

I always have commissions wired directly from escrow and typically within hours of recording.  

Mar 14, 2019 08:39 PM
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385,077
Joseph Domino 480-390-6011
HomeSmart - Scottsdale, AZ
Real Estate Made Easy

In most cases, we get paid directly from the escrow agent. So I get my check the day of closing.

Mar 14, 2019 08:19 PM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

we get our commissions the day the deed is recorded....nothing is taken out of escrow until the deed is recorded....

Mar 15, 2019 07:49 AM
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468,799
Dan Pittsenbarger
Keller Williams Western Realty - Bellingham, WA
Improving Conditions

Our checks get cut by escrow (they cut what ever number of check is necessary) so when we have a closing the checks get delivered to the office and are ready for pick up within minutes. There is one catch, all of the paperwork needs to be in before agents pick up their checks. So, if you handle your paperwork, your check is immediate. If not, it will be ready when the paperwork is in.

Mar 15, 2019 07:37 AM
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1,901,498
Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co Notary Services retired RE Broker

As an agent it varied from a few hours to two days. When I was broker owner of National Marketing Realtors in Minot ND I cut my agents checks with-in 2 hours of receiving proceeds from the title company Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS 

Mar 15, 2019 05:52 AM
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5,415,573
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, EXP - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Immediately, often at the closing directly from the closing company, other times I bring it to the office and they cut a check right away.

Mar 15, 2019 05:32 AM
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684,915
Peter Testa
Nationwide Homes - Danbury, CT
PETER TESTA

My Broker is great about paying us. I deposit it same or next day & I'll get paid in 1 day from when I make the deposit. 

Mar 15, 2019 03:55 AM
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James Dray
Fathom Realty - Bentonville, AR
Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results

24 to 48 hours

Mar 15, 2019 12:16 AM
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Susan Emo
Sotheby's International Realty Canada - Brokerage - Kingston, ON
Kingston and the 1000 Islands Area

I usually expect mine within 2 or 3 weeks - it travels many miles before it gets to me!  No wire-transfers here

Mar 15, 2019 07:15 AM
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1,640,286
Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

On the moment the transaction closes

Mar 15, 2019 06:28 AM
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801,479
Peter den Boer
Atlanta Communities - Woodstock, GA
MBA,GRI, Associate Broker, Realtor

I get my check at closing. 10 minutes after we are done, it is in the bank!

Mar 15, 2019 05:53 AM
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885,161
Peter Mohylsky. Broker -BRIX REALTY
Miramar Beach, Florida - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
BRIX REALTY -DESTIN

It depends here.  My company has lost the check from the closing company.

Mar 15, 2019 05:14 AM
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762,647
Brenda Mayette
Miranda Real Estate Group, Inc. - Glenville, NY
Getting results w/ knowledge & know-how!

Depends when closing is vs our bookeepers schedule but definitely within the week at the most & typically within 72 hours. 

Mar 15, 2019 04:42 AM
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4,048,656
Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

We request the title company wire funds to our account, so it does not take very long.

Mar 15, 2019 08:12 AM
Rainmaker
808,847
Kasey & John Boles
Jon Gosche Real Estate, LLC - BoiseMeridianRealEstate.com - Boise, ID
Boise & Meridian, ID Ada/Canyon/Gem/Boise Counties

Same day I receive the check if it is delivered from the title company early in the day. Next business day if it is a late closing. -K

Mar 15, 2019 07:58 AM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

Typically the day of closing or the next day if recording is late in the day. Broker authorizes escrow to disburse checks

Mar 15, 2019 07:23 AM
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Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

In all the years I have been receiving commission checks, you never have to light a fire under the ones cutting them. This is the unwritten law of escrow: Get the agents their checks asap....!

Mar 15, 2019 06:54 AM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Paul,

For commissions on leases, the listing broker had all the monies in the escrow account.  When all docs were signed, I wrote checks to all parties.  In some cases, we as the listing broker would receive a check or a wire transfer.  As soon as the bank gave us the clear signal, I wrote the checks and notified agents to pick up.    As far as escrows, it was a day turn around.  Some of the big commercial firms liked playing the float.  We did not put up with that, and would show up at their offices with palms outstretched.  LOL A

Mar 15, 2019 06:43 AM
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1,707,423
Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

Immediately. Ours are all wire transferred.

Mar 15, 2019 06:28 AM
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889,337
Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

3 hours. And my broker does not apply a service charge for fulfilling this last vestige of broker obligation.

Mar 15, 2019 05:07 AM
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Not long. The office has a payment schedule. 

Mar 15, 2019 04:37 AM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate

Day escrow closes - funds are wired into my account.  

Mar 15, 2019 09:33 AM
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952,922
Frank Rubi
Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC - Metairie, LA
FrankRubiRealEstate.com

Most of my Brokerage fee's are wired into an account, and the agent's check is processed within 24 hours. 

Mar 15, 2019 09:11 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

I usually get it the same day from escrow or at the most the next day.  Depends on when the recording is and how long they need to settle the books.  They'll even wire it into my account if I want.

Mar 15, 2019 09:00 AM
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Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

A day or so after COE.

Mar 15, 2019 08:53 AM
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Doug Dawes
KW Evolution - Topsfield, MA - Georgetown, MA
Your Personal Realtor®

No more than 1 or 2 days at most

Mar 15, 2019 10:56 AM
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Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

The Title company delivered the checks same day as closing (or we could pick up) and checks were dispursed the same day... or the next day if received late in the afternoon. 

Mar 15, 2019 10:29 AM
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1,723,705
Lyn Sims
Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg Real Estate Agent Retired

frickin forever - it has to leave my office by courier to main office. Process next day then back with the courier. It's worse if you give a check on Friday.

Mar 15, 2019 10:15 AM
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1,109,845
Kevin J. May
Florida Supreme Realty - Hobe Sound, FL
Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida

It's either wired into my account or the check is in my hand before leaving the Title Co. or attorney's office. The days of waiting left 20 years ago!

Mar 15, 2019 10:08 AM
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232,977
Byron K . Jones
Coatesville, PA
List Today - Sold Tomorrow!

If closing before noon...that day, afternoon..next morning

Mar 15, 2019 09:41 AM
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

I turn my agent around within 24 hours with their checks.

 

Mar 17, 2019 11:31 AM
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

I usually try to do it the same day for my agents

Mar 16, 2019 07:09 PM
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3,481,268
Margaret Rome Baltimore 410-530-2400
HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400 - Pikesville, MD
Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome

Same time as the sellers get their funds...right at the closing table.

Mar 15, 2019 09:34 PM