Seller Required To Repair Flood Damage That Occurred During Escrow

Posted on November 21, 2014 by Richard Mack

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Agent Should Not Represent Buyer If They Hold An Ownership Interest In The Property

Posted on November 21, 2014 by Richard Mack

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Avoid a RESPA Violation With Your Marketing Service Agreement

Posted on November 20, 2014 by Nikki Salgat

by Nikki J. Salgat, Esq., Arizona Association of REALTORS® Associate Counsel While Marketing Services Agreements (MSAs) remain popular amongst real estate settlement service providers in Arizona, agreements of this nature have recently caught the attention of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). As a result, many Arizona brokerages are questioning whether their MSAs meet with […]

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Reminder: EPA rule requires certified renovators

Posted on November 19, 2014 by

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RPR) rule requires property managers, contractors and others who perform renovations for compensation in residential housing built before 1978 to be trained and certified as renovators and to use lead-safe work practices. The EPA recently contacted the Arizona Association of REALTORS® and requested that the […]

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Broker Survey of Common Claims Issues

Posted on November 19, 2014 by

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Mutual Cancellation After Drug Arrest Terminates Tenancy

Posted on November 17, 2014 by Richard Mack

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Seller May Not Remove Refrigerator Where It Is Identified As Personal Property Included In The Contract

Posted on November 17, 2014 by Richard Mack

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Planning to practice real estate in 2015?

Posted on November 14, 2014 by Scott Drucker

Among the many issues that the 2015 AAR Risk Management Committee will address are changes to the closing process that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will implement on August 1, 2015. Under the guidance of 2015 Risk Management Committee Chair, Martha Appel, AAR will join with the National Association of REALTORS® and title companies across […]

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Agent May Receive A Fee If Licensed At The Time The Service Was Rendered

Posted on November 4, 2014 by

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Real Estate Advertising Rules & Guidance

Posted on October 3, 2014 by Judy Lowe

By Commissioner Judy Lowe, Arizona Department of Real Estate K. Michelle Lind, Esq., Arizona REALTORS® Chief Executive Officer The Advertising of Real Property is Regulated by Law: Arizona real estate law defines “advertising” as: the attempt by publication, dissemination, exhibition, solicitation or circulation, oral or written, or for broadcast on radio or television to induce […]

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