(Note: This page is continuously updated with relevant news throughout the year.)
Liens Against Your Home – In addition to the mortgage(s) lien(s), a property tax, income tax, and unpaid HOA dues lien that could be filed against the value of your home. Be careful what you sign and what liens can be against your property.
Does your local government authority do this? Issue free on-line Consumer Notification Service offered by the Registry of Deeds to protect county property owners against fraud.
Money & the Law: Realtor association agrees to changes – No more steering to higher commission sale or advertise buyer brokers work for “free”.
Could homebuyers save thousands without Oregon’s rebate ban? Lawsuit takes aim at state’s rule – Oregon bars real estate brokers from refunding any part of their commission to customers.REX filed a lawsuit against state officials this November to get rid of the ban, arguing that allowing rebates could save homebuyers in the state up to around $385 million a year.
Sponsored: How does a family halt an agent and broker from showing the home of a relative with early dementia?
Best Down Payment Assistance Programs for First Time Buyers – Don’t forget about NACA
Which real estate brokerage offers the least amount of service to sellers (based on my experience)?
September 2020: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties agent failed to give a Seller feedback on showing…