Are Florida Real Estate Brokers Liable For The Harm Caused by Their Agents?

| January 19, 2016

Florida residential real estate brokers operate businesses that are heavily regulated. It makes no difference if they are affiliated with a large national chain like Coldwell Banker, Century 21, or RE/MAX, or they run a local operation.   Every single real estate broker operating in the State of Florida has to comply with our real […]

The Case of the Real Estate Agent’s Negligent Misrepresentation and the Buyer’s Broken Back

| August 25, 2015

Last Update: 04/18/16 Florida real estate agents and their real estate brokers are professionals who must be licensed by the State of Florida to do business here. Applicants for a real estate agent’s license must study and pass a test to demonstrate their knowledge of the real estate industry. They have to take continuing education […]

Top 10 Reasons Why Real Estate Agents Are Sued?

| March 13, 2014

It seems like real estate agents are still making the same mistakes year after year despite all of the free information made available by professional and regulatory real estate organizations throughout the country. Here is an old, but still relevant, article from the National Association of Realtors explaining why real estate agents are sued.  Included […]

Lawsuits Against Florida Realtors: What Kinds of Claims Can You File Against a Florida Real Estate Agent or Real Estate Broker?

| September 24, 2013

Last Update: 04/18/16 Florida real estate professionals are vital to Florida’s real estate industry because they are the people who work to connect sellers with buyers.  They take homes, condos, townhouses, mobile homes, apartment complexes, and commercial properties from the step of putting out the “For Sale” sign to getting all of the parties to […]