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ADA, Fair Housing and Your Website’s Accessibility to Consumers with Blindness/Visual Impairment

By |2020-07-06T14:29:29-05:00July 6th, 2020|Coronavirus, Legal FAQs|

by Byron King REALTORS® must always operate in compliance with Fair Housing Laws and the NAR Code of Ethics on Fair Housing and ADA and other laws/ethics. There are consumers who are visually impaired and REALTORS® must not deny equal professional services on the basis of visual impairment disability/handicap and must comply with ADA. Visual [...]

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Take the Implicit Bias Test

By |2020-06-30T03:01:53-05:00June 30th, 2020|NAR|

The National Association of REALTORS® has partnered with the Perception Institute to create a new 50-minute video called “Bias Override: Overcoming Barriers to Fair Housing,” which aims to help real estate professionals address unconscious prejudices and stereotypes in their daily business interactions. “Fair housing, equality, and inclusion are among NAR’s most cherished values,” says NAR [...]

5 Ideas for Safe YPN Events During the Pandemic

By |2020-06-29T10:26:02-05:00June 29th, 2020|NAR|

By Erica Christoffer Innovation has been the name of the game during the coronavirus pandemic. Real estate pros have been utilizing technology to continue serving clients while developing new safety protocols for safe in-person showings. But COVID-19 is still a major concern as several states are experiencing a significant resurgence in cases. Here are some [...]

Ethics Case: 16-13. Dealings Initiated by Another’s Client

By |2020-06-26T09:40:38-05:00June 26th, 2020|Coronavirus, Legal FAQs|

By: Byron King Case #16-13: Dealings Initiated by Another Broker’s Client REALTOR® A, a residential broker, had recently listed a home. REALTOR® A’s marketing campaign included open houses on several consecutive weekends. One Sunday afternoon Buyer B came to the open house. REALTOR® A introduced herself to Buyer B and asked whether Buyer B was [...]

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NAR Professional Standards Administrator Training July 21-22 (online and free)

By |2020-06-24T11:08:13-05:00June 24th, 2020|Coronavirus, Legal FAQs|

This NAR course typically costs money and requires travel to a NAR meeting to attend this training. So, this online free training is a great opportunity to learn about REALTOR® professional standards. Register for PS Administrator Training July 21, 22Good morning! Given numerous request, the National Association is offering: FREE - Virtual Professional Standards Administration [...]

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