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What to Disclose Amid Multiple Offers?

January 1, 2012: 

Question: When a listing agent has received multiple offers, what can or can’t be disclosed to a buyer’s agent? Does the REALTORS® Code of Ethics say listing agents can’t disclose the details of the other offers unless all parties involved are given the same information?

Commission Cut Due to Property Description

January 1, 2012: 

An incomplete property description means a reduced commission.

Expect Gradual Changes at Fannie & Freddie

January 1, 2012: 

Despite much legislative attention to government-sponsored enterprise reform, as evidenced by the three dozen Congressional bills dealing with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac introduced in 2011, none had made it out of full committee by early December. Furthermore, action on GSE reform is unlikely before the 2012 elections, says Douglas M. Bibby, president of the National Multi Housing Council in Washington, D.C., an advocacy organization for the apartment industry.

Termites: The Silent Invaders

January 1, 2012: 

These wood-chomping insects can cause tens of thousands of dollars in damage and render properties unsellable. Here’s how to identify and prevent termite infestation.

Dealing With Design Dilemmas Affordably

January 1, 2012: 

Practically every listing has flaws in its appearance. Here are several inexpensive solutions for almost any design problem.

2012 Printers: What Others Are Saying

January 1, 2012: 

Here are printing solutions other real estate pros use and how they’re using them.