What’s the Buzz with Airport Noise?

Posted on June 3, 2014 by Nikki Salgat

By Nikki J. Salgat, Esq., Associate Counsel for the Arizona Association of REALTORS® Airport noise can be a nuisance. More importantly, if a property is located within a high noise contour or accident potential zone, it may affect the owner’s ability to utilize the property as intended. Disclosure of airport noise Arizona law mandates that […]

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The REALTOR® Commitment to a Market Free of Discrimination

Posted on March 14, 2014 by

The 2014 amendment to Article 10 therefore not only reaffirms NAR’s and AAR’s commitment to fair housing, it is also a reflection of our collective commitment to a market free of discrimination.

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AAR Updates Seller Financing Addendums

Posted on February 19, 2014 by Scott Drucker

To ensure that its new seller financing addenda reflect the CFPB’s definition of a consumer credit transaction, AAR has revised the three seller financing addenda introduced earlier this year and will continue to do so as may be required to comply with newly issued regulations and policy statements.

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AAR Introduces New and Revised Property Management Forms

Posted on February 4, 2014 by Lisa Suarez

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AAR Introduces A More Flexible Buyer Contingency Addendum

Posted on February 4, 2014 by Scott Drucker

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Seller Warranties in the AAR Residential Resale Real Estate Purchase Contract

Posted on January 16, 2014 by Michelle Lind

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AAR Introduces Four New Forms to Assist With Dodd-Frank Act Compliance

Posted on December 13, 2013 by Scott Drucker

Scheduled to take effect in January 2014, are provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the Dodd-Frank Act) that impose new restrictions upon seller-financed transactions. When required by applicable state or federal law, these provisions mandate that a loan originator for a consumer credit transaction, secured by a dwelling, must be registered […]

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Seller Beware

Posted on September 20, 2013 by Scott Drucker

For many sellers of real property, an open house is an effective marketing tool that provides potential buyers with an opportunity to view a home that they are interested in purchasing. Open houses have therefore been a long-standing tradition in the sale of residential real estate.  Nonetheless, it must be remembered that an open house […]

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AAR Helps Arizona Property Owners Maintain the Right to Use “For Sale” Signs

Posted on September 6, 2013 by Scott Drucker

The Arizona Association of REALTORS® (AAR) is committed to supporting statutes and legislation that promote Arizona’s housing market, which is vital to the economy of this state. It is this commitment that led AAR to file an amicus curiae brief in support of a homeowner’s right to utilize an industry standard “For Sale” sign regardless […]

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New Property Management/Leasing Forms

Posted on August 1, 2013 by Lisa Suarez

The Arizona Residential Landlord and Tenant Act (ARLTA) regulates the rights of tenants and obligations of landlords in the rental of dwelling units. Many protections are provided to tenants in the ARLTA. Especially critical are those statutes that ensure property managers are in compliance when it comes to delivering the proper notices to tenants. Continuing […]

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