How can Realtors Avoid Getting Sued?
Did you know that is very common for realtors to be sued at some stage of a Real Estate transaction with a client? This course is intended to educate real estate professionals on the do’s and dont’s of their daily operations to protect themselves from the possibility of a lawsuit.
Topics Covered Include:
✓ Know what your duties as a transaction broker or single agent are.
✓ The default provisions and timelines in the “As Is” contract
✓ How to incorporate your business to reduce liability
✓ How to protect your commission
✓ Know who can sell the property and who has the authority to sign a listing agreement.
✓ Know what a release & cancellation contract includes
✓ How to not get sued for discrimination.
✓ Do not give legal or tax opinions.
✓ Read your contracts!