Zillow Advice: Selling Process - Can I take my house off the market while under a year long contract with realtor? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate I offer a guarantee to my ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ I offer a guarantee to my sellers "If you are not happy with my services, you can fire me" <br/>Any good, decent agent should not have a problem canceling the listing agreement if they have failed to do their job. <br/>Unless they are pricing the property based on your recommendations and not what the market is showing for selling prices in your area.<br/>Has the agent review their marketing plan with you? the sales comparables in the area should indicate your next move. Tue, 20 Aug 2013 22:08:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ 2013-08-20T22:08:00Z Discuss this issue with your ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ Discuss this issue with your agent.&nbsp; You may be able to work something out with them.&nbsp; A year does seem like a long listing period. Mon, 19 Aug 2013 19:02:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ 2013-08-19T19:02:00Z A year is too long and I ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ A year is too long and I would be asking my Realtor what they think the problem is. Exclusive Right to sell in my state has a time limit. I'm sure your contract is similar. You can use a different brokerage after your contract is expired if you wish. Mon, 19 Aug 2013 19:01:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ 2013-08-19T19:01:00Z Hello,I would explain to ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ Hello,<br/><br/>I would explain to you the complete contract and give you the opportunity to removed the property out off the market for a few months as you desired.<br/><br/>If you are currently under contract for 1 year or more, it is not correct every contract should have an starting date as long with an expiration.<br/>We use an standard contract, some companies (Big companies ) they use their own contract and sometimes they do not cover both sides of the transaction, just because there is a big name behind it doesn't mean you have to agree to all their terms.<br/><br/>i would like to have the opportunity to speak with you and show you how I work and how can we sell your property asap at the best price possible.<br/><br/>Thank you.<br/>Carlos Escamilla&nbsp;<br/><em>[deleted by Zillow moderator. Please see our Good Neighbor Policy for posting guidelines]</em><br/>Realty World Executive Homes&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<br/><br/><br/> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 18:35:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ 2013-08-19T18:35:00Z Review your specific contract ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ Review your specific contract and discuss with your agent the reasons you want to remove it from the market for a period of time. &nbsp;In our area we can "Withdraw" a listing and then re-activate: sometimes seller's have life circumstances or reasons not to show / have their listing active. Your Realtor will know how to accommodate you. &nbsp;Best of luck! Mon, 19 Aug 2013 17:37:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ 2013-08-19T17:37:00Z HelloNot very many agents ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ Hello<br/>Not very many agents like to admit it but yes you can fire your agent/brokerage with a written letter to the managing broker. However you made be held accountable for cost of the listing, read your contract to verify Mon, 19 Aug 2013 17:22:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ 2013-08-19T17:22:00Z It all depends on what's ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ <p>It all depends on what's in the contract. It's best to discuss this with your Realtor.</p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-I-take-my-house-off-the-market-while-under-a-year-long-contract-with-realtor/507587/ 2013-08-19T17:00:00Z