Here are the top 9 legal issues real estate brokers face

Real estate transactions are both emotional and complex. So in the charged real estate environment, you must familiarize yourself with the types of legal issues or claims that either buyers or sellers might file against you, as a real estate broker.

Zillow backs down, reaches truce with McMansion Hell

After a stint of legal flexing, the intense but short-lived battle between Zillow and McMansion Hell has ended in compromise: Zillow will cease any further legal action, and blog creator Kate Wagner will stop using listing photos displayed on Zillow moving forward.  …

Agent involved in car accident was independent contractor, court rules

When is a real estate agent considered an employee? This question, which has been hashed out in courts throughout 2016, had more light shed on it when a case involving an agent and a car crash came before a judge …

When above and beyond leads you astray

It was 3 a.m. and suddenly I woke up with a start. I was dreaming, but the dream was so real, I abruptly woke myself up and thought my dream was real. I have spent the past year and a half helping an acquaintance-turned-client sell his house, which sta…