Some 67.5% of Americans polled do not trust real estate agents, according to an online Google Consumer Surveys poll last month.
Midwesterners were the most trustful at 38.1%. Men and women scored about the same on the trust-o-meter.
[Updated, 2:05 p.m. PST Nov. 13: Compared to a Gallup poll on honesty and ethics from a year ago, the Choice Home Warranty findings put trust of real estate agents on about par with bankers and chiropractors.
Real estate agents, however, aren't as disregarded as journalists. Only 24% of Gallup respondents ranked journalists’ honesty and ethics as very high.]
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