Resi brokerages decry StreetEasy’s latest fee as “blackmail”

Some predicted it. Many dreaded it. And now that it’s here,
some are calling it a form of extortion. A day after StreetEasy
introduced a fee that will let agents bypass Premier Agent, the
city’s top residential firms sharply criticized the program —
dubbed Agent Spotlight — saying it would pit brokers against each
other and was forcing agents to pay for exclusivity on hard-fought
listings. “At its core, StreetEasy is asking that agents pay
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Source: FS – All – Real Estate News 2
Resi brokerages decry StreetEasy’s latest fee as “blackmail”