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  • The legend of the impending 2017 Legislative Session

    Summary:

    During the past few years in Olympia, while legislators successfully worked to put more money into education, talk of the final payment on education and the deadline of the 2017 session scurried through the legislative hallways. Suddenly the 2017 session is here and with it several challenges for REALTORS®, homeowners, and those who want to be homeowners.

  • The Rules of Real Estate are Changing - Are You Ready for 2017?

    Summary:

    No one likes to hear excessive negativity about their business models or their industries as a whole, but in some cases there is real value in identifying and assessing the negative game-changers that could potentially impact an industry. This is what the National Association of REALTORS® and long-time real estate expert Stefan Swanepoel had in mind when they created the latest edition of The D.A.N.G.E.R. Report. For the exercise, they uncovered, researched, and indexed the potential threats that could impact the residential real estate industry.

  • You paid for the image... and still got sued for using it?

    Summary:

    The real estate industry is populated by professionals licensed, trained and experienced in putting together the most impactful and complicated transactions that most Americans will encounter in their lives. So why is it that we have so much trouble navigating the purchase, use, and ownership of photographs? Rights to own and use photographs are quite complex and originate in copyright law. Most real estate brokers (and lawyers, for that matter) have no reason to dive into copyright law and, for generations, our industry thrived in joyful ignorance of photo copyright issues... and then we became dependent on the internet to market listed properties.


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