frequently asked questions

What is newhomelink.com?

newhomelink.com is a web site that connects prospective buyers of new homes with preferred home builders that build new neighborhoods. Builders pay a commission for a sale that results from that introduction and we share the majority of that commission with the Buyer.

How do I use newhomelink.com to find a new home?

Choose a Community from the Search page menu and refine your selections by the type and size of home you want. Review the available builder neighborhoods within that area and save to your Favorites.

What types of homes are included in newhomelink.com?

newhomelink.com only represents new home communities and condominiums built by the top builders in the region and excludes resale properties, land and apartments.

How does newhomelink.com connect Homebuyers and Builders?

Once you Register Your Favorites with newhomelink.com, we will contact each Builder on your behalf and confirm your registration. Once confirmed, we will make an introduction directly to that Builder and estimate the amount of the Commission Share that is available for each of your Favorites.

What is the newhomelink.com Commission Sharing?

Upon Closing of your new home, newhomelink.com will share 60% of the sales commission it receives from the seller with you in the form of cash or cash equivalents, subject to any restrictions by applicable regulations and local jurisdictions.

What are the restrictions on the Commission Sharing?

Rules imposed by regulatory agencies may influence the forms of commission sharing that we are able to make. As an example, lender regulations may restrict the type of refunds in a particular real estate transaction. During the escrow period, we will work with you and the Builder to determine the acceptable types of Commission Share that we can make to insure that you enjoy the full amount.

How does newhomelink.com make money?

We retain 40% of the Sales Commission paid by the seller as our compensation.

Is newhomelink.com a licensed Real Estate Broker?

The Real Estate Brokerage that underlies all newhomelink.com transactions is held by our parent company - RPM Partners.

Who will see my newhomelink.com registration information?

We only share the information you provide when you Register Your Favorites with the companies you choose. Our Privacy Policy prohibits the sale of your personal information with outside third-parties.

Which markets are currently served by newhomelink.com?

Currently newhomelink.com serves the Central Puget Sound area of Washington State. Plans are pending for additional West Coast markets next year.

How do I ask additional questions about newhomelink.com?

Feel free to contact us at any time at info@newhomelink.com with your comments, questions or concerns. Compliments are also accepted on holidays and weekends.

Where can I find information on the homebuilding process in general?

You can see the eBook "Building Your Dream Home" at www.builderlink.com.