USING GOOGLE ALERTS TO STOP RENTAL SCAMS

Posted on October 3, 2014 by Scott Drucker

Despite repeated warnings from authorities and increased media coverage about rental scams and the scraping of on-line real estate listings, many consumers continue to fall victim. Because it’s free, CraigsList is perhaps the most common on-line platform used to perpetrate these scams. However, there are easy to implement techniques Arizona REALTORS® can use to protect […]

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Joint Marketing Is Permissible As Long As All Real Estate Service Providers Pay Their Pro-Rata Share

Posted on September 29, 2014 by Richard Mack

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Provided The Broker Has No Involvement, It Is Not Required to Maintain A File On An Agent’s Personal Home Purchase

Posted on September 29, 2014 by Richard Mack

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Legal Hotline September 2014 – Edition 5

Posted on September 29, 2014 by Richard Mack

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Referral Fee Agreement FAQ

Posted on September 26, 2014 by Scott Drucker

Q1. Why does the Referral Fee Agreement ask for identification of the Brokerage Firm Code and the Agent Code? A1. Disclosure of the Brokerage Firm Code and the Agent Code is requested to facilitate payment of the referral fee by identifying the appropriate branch and agent. Q2. What should an Originating Agent do if they […]

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STAY CONNECTED AND GET PAID: My Introduction To The Referral Fee Agreement

Posted on September 26, 2014 by Paula Serven

Following a request made during a scheduled AAR Risk Management Committee meeting in late 2013, a workgroup was convened to draft a Referral Fee Agreement for use by all Arizona REALTORS®. The workgroup consisted of eight REALTORS® from across the state and five AAR staff members [1]. I am proud to have been the chair […]

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Spa Heater Is A Warranted Item That Must Be In Working Condition At Close Of Escrow

Posted on September 19, 2014 by

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Seller Is Entitled To Earnest Money Where Buyer Failed To Timely Provide Unfulfilled Loan Contingency Notice

Posted on September 19, 2014 by Richard Mack

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Legal Hotline September 2014 – Edition 4

Posted on September 19, 2014 by Richard Mack

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Broker’s Duty Does Not Include Assisting In A Title Dispute Years After Close Of Escrow.

Posted on September 11, 2014 by Richard Mack

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