Tip of the Week – 2022

Changes to the Contract – Part 1

Today, Dawn addresses the purpose and impact of the change to Paragraph 3A of the contract.

New Contracts approved by the Commission

Today, Dawn explains what happens when an agent writes a contract using the old forms, after the new forms become mandatory.

Fraud for Property Schemes

Today, Dawn identifies red flags to be aware of as fraudsters are on the rise.

Dealing with the dead can be pretty scary!

Happy Halloween! Today, Dawn stresses the importance of having an estate plan.

All security devices are included in the sale, unless excluded.

Today, Dawn reminds agents what is included in the contract and how to handle transfer of security (“Smart”) devices.

It’s Property Tax Time

Today, Dawn discusses how property taxes are handled at closing when they become due in October.

Difference between notice of termination and release of earnest money

Today, Dawn explains when a notice of termination is necessary and when a release of earnest money is required.

New Notices required in Residential Leases

Today, Dawn points out the impact of the new notice requirements in the Seller Temporary Residential Lease.

How can the Buyer’s agent collect full commission with MLS offers less?

Today, Dawn gives you two options – get written amendment between co-brokers to MLS offering or enforce your Buyer’s Representation Agreement.  

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