3.0 Elective Hrs for MD and DC. How to Keep Your Clients (and You) Out of Court. Every real estate transaction presents potential legal pitfalls for the real estate licensee and their clients. Buyers and sellers may bring suits against their brokers or agents, based on both statutory and common law causes of action for a variety of issues: misrepresentation or non-disclosure of property conditions, breach of fiduciary duty, negligent referral, and unlawful discrimination, to name a few. To help you avoid these pitfalls, we will discuss the top 10 types of claims in the real estate industry based on statistics from NAR and the E&O providers.
Instructor: Gary Hardy