Serious Legal Issues Agents Are Facing on Their Websites

Three serious legal issues have popped up in recent months that may affect the ability for real estate agents to stay compliant on their websites.

February 21st, 2017 | Posted in Featured,Law | Read More »

Zillow Loses in Court Again

Zillow lost another lawsuit, this time to VHT over image copyright claims totalling nearly $8 million.

February 14th, 2017 | Posted in Featured,Law | Read More »

Ben Carson Sworn in as HUD Chief

Dr. Ben Carson was officially sworn-in as the HUD Dept. chief after being unanimously confirmed by the Senate.

January 26th, 2017 | Posted in Featured,Law | Read More »

NAR, Realtor.com Take on Patent Troll and Win

The National Association of Realtors and Realtor.com won an important lawsuit last week against a patent troll who claimed to own the patent on zooming in on a map for a home search.

December 13th, 2016 | Posted in Featured,Law | Read More »

Agent Sentenced in $4M Ponzi Scheme

A Cincinatti real estate agent was sentenced to eight years in prison for her role in a $4 million real estate ponzi scheme.

December 13th, 2016 | Posted in Featured,Law | Read More »

Dallas Real Estate Agent Shot Dead Outside of Medieval Times

A Dallas real estate agent was shot in front of a local Medieval Times on Sunday in order to sell her daughter's smart phone.

November 2nd, 2016 | Posted in Featured,Law | Read More »

Agent Sues Company for $250k in Unpaid Commissions

A real estate agent in Richmond filed a lawsuit alleging her former company not only engaged in shadow-flipping, but also owes her nearly $250k in unpaid commissions.

August 22nd, 2016 | Posted in Featured,Law | Read More »

Justice Department Cracks Down on Secret Buyers

The U.S. Justice Department has announced a new initiative to crack down on the secret real estate buyers that are hiding behind shell companies to purchase property in the country.

August 19th, 2016 | Posted in Featured,Law | Read More »

Agent Accused of Child Sex Crime

A Florida real estate agent has been accused of sexually assaulting an underage girl after meeting her on an online chatroom.

June 23rd, 2016 | Posted in Featured,Law | Read More »

Police Searching for Man Posing as a Real Estate Agent

A San Antonio man is on the run from police who are accusing him of posing as a real estate agent and stealing from a potential homebuyer.

June 21st, 2016 | Posted in Featured,Law | Read More »