A special agent is a person authorized to perform a particular act or transaction. Special agency limits the broker to certain activities specified in the listing agreement. Special agents cannot legally obligate clients (cannot accept an offer on a clients behalf). Special agents are sometimes a part of brokerage transactions.

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Aubrey Nesbitt is a native of Northern Virginia who attended Virginia Commonwealth University. He is a veteran of the US Army and helps his family business by providing informational articles like this one. In addition to photography and blogging, Aubrey provides administrative support for the office.