Equator does not employ real estate agents directly, although consumers can connect with real estate agents through the Equator website. Equator provides information to real estate agents and consumers about foreclosed and distressed homes for sale throughout the country.
After navigating to the Equator homepage, click on Find Homes. Enter the ZIP code, neighborhood or city where you are considering buying a home. If you know the specific address of a home available for sale, that information can be entered into the search box also.
After clicking the search button, you are provided with a list of distressed or foreclosed homes available for the area in which you are interested. The information provided includes the asking price, address and description of the home. Also included are photos of the home and a map defining where the home is located. Click the Contact Agent button to get the name and contact telephone number for the listing agent.
The information provided by Equator, according to its website, is to give consumers, investors, real estate agents mortgage services the most complete information on foreclosed and distressed properties available. Equator says it gets this information directly from the banks, which makes the information more reliable.
Real estate agents can enroll in Equator-sponsored classes to be certified using the various platforms offered by Equator.