Thursday
May 25, 2017

Law & Ethics: Law Articles

  • Thu, 05/09/2013

    In foreclosure sales, you need to be aware of the protections that a 2009 federal law provides to renters.

  • Thu, 03/14/2013

    A home sale cannot be conditioned on the use of a specific title insurance company. Violators can face stiff penalties.

  • Thu, 01/10/2013

    Negotiating electronically could lock your client into a deal. Here's how to protect both of you.

  • Thu, 11/01/2012

    If you’re in the right and have good records within your grasp, you can turn the tables on a lawsuit.

  • Wed, 07/18/2012

    How to avoid lawsuits over survey and boundary disputes

  • Tue, 11/01/2011
  • Sat, 10/01/2011

    You can get tripped up under the law if you’re listing, selling, or renting a seniors-only unit but don’t understand how it works. So, here’s a primer to help you stay on the right side of the law.

  • Thu, 09/01/2011

    Currently, about a dozen states last year considered bedbug-related legislation, and in Congress, two bills are in the early stages of consideration. Municipalities are looking at laws, too. Here's what you should know.

  • Fri, 07/01/2011

    If structured carefully, seller financing not only makes deals possible but also can typically help transactions close quickly, and under more fasvorable terms. But against these benefits is the big downside of seller financing: the potential for buyer default.

  • Wed, 06/01/2011

    Prepare buyers for everything that might happen in the process of closing on a bank-owned property.