Ethical quagmires during showings, disclosure issues, the legal risks of artificial intelligence and buyer “love letters” proved to be big areas of concern this year for real estate professionals.
The top law and ethics articles at REALTOR® Magazine online for 2022 are:
Test yourself on three common scenarios when you’re taking buyers on home tours.
Not revealing known property defects to a buyer—a common problem in real estate, studies show—can land you in court. Follow these best practices to avoid liability.
As a listing agent, am I required to disclose that I already have offers on the property to any agent who wants to show my listing or any buyer who wants to see my listing?
You can’t misrepresent a property, but there are ethical ways to use images generated by artificial intelligence to improve your clients’ experiences and better serve their needs.