Patent Trolls: Scan Scam

Posted on June 3, 2013 by Bethany Brannan

NAR has received many reports from members who have received demand letters from a patent owner, NPHG Technology (or its Law Firm, Farney Daniels, P.C.), that purports its ownership of the process of sending a document via email from a printing or scanning device. The letters demand that companies (typically small to medium size) pay [...]

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A Residential Tenant Should Complete The Move-In Form As Quickly As Possible

Posted on June 1, 2013 by Bethany Brannan

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Buyer Has A Claim Against Seller For Misrepresentation Regarding Repairs

Posted on June 1, 2013 by Bethany Brannan

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A Real Estate Agent May Not Record A Lien For The Collection Of A Residential Commission

Posted on June 1, 2013 by Bethany Brannan

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In Some Circumstances A Real Estate Agent May Assist In The Sale Of A Mobile Home

Posted on June 1, 2013 by Bethany Brannan

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An Agent Should Not Be Involved With “Lease-Back” Or “Sell-Back” Transactions On Short Sales

Posted on June 1, 2013 by Bethany Brannan

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Do We Agree? Examining the Short Sale Agreement Notice

Posted on June 1, 2013 by Bethany Brannan

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Report Internet Crimes and Scams to IC3

Posted on May 24, 2013 by Bethany Brannan

If you believe you are the victim of an internet scam, there is a great resource available to you for reporting this criminal activity. The Internet Crime Complaint Center, known as IC3, represents a collaborative effort between the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the National White Collar Crime Center (NWC3). The IC3 assists consumers [...]

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Code Talk: The Case for Buyer-Broker Agreements

Posted on May 1, 2013 by

 “If you want to work less and make more money, it’s essential,” said West USA Vice President and Associated Broker Jon Kichen. Kichen is talking about the Buyer-Broker Exclusive Employment Agreement (BBEEA). The BBEEA is a signed contract between the buyer and the broker that gives the broker/agent the permission to locate property and negotiate [...]

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Get A C.L.U.E.

Posted on May 1, 2013 by Bethany Brannan

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