Agents and FSBOWe have been using an agent to look for homes but recently found a HSBO home by ourselves without our agent's involvement. Do we have any obligation, legally or ethically, to ask the owner to pay a agents commission fee if we decide we want to buy the house?September 23 2013 - US00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.