New York appellate court rules that sellers’ damages were not caused by the actions of real estate professional and therefore dismisses the lawsuit.
Ohio court reverses decision in a case involving a salesperson who incorrectly told the buyer that she could rent condo purchased as an investment.
NAR has received a number of inquiries arising from a blog posting about the federal Fair Housing Act lawsuit brought against Jeff Launiere, a licensee in Clearwater, Fla. Mr. Launiere’s posts have raised an alarm among real estate professionals that they could potentially be liable for the content provided by other MLS participants listings when it appears on the real estate professional’s website through an IDX feed.
"By encouraging home ownership, we can create jobs and grow our economy," Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn says.
It's been no laughing matter for one New York City man who could face up to 30 days in jail after a neighbor complained to police about the man's loud laugh coming from inside his home.
Here are just a few reasons why the mortgage insurance write off continues to be one of the most important political and economic initiatives in contention today.
The number of wrongful foreclosures against active-duty service members during the housing crisis was much more widespread than originally believed, a new report finds.
Minnesota has some of the nation's highest indoor levels of radon, and state health officials are proposing that home buyers get greater warnings about the deadly gas.
South Dakota court rules that buyer's claims against representative over information about utilities was not barred by the statute of limitations.
NAR Legal Affairs and Government Affairs discuss a new risk facing real estate professionals: Representing a client in a deed-in-lieu transaction.