By Christal Park Keegan, NVR Legal Information Line Attorney
The article in the adjacent link addresses a popular issue often discussed on the Legal Information Line. NVR Legal Information Line Attorney Christal Keegan touches on key points during this current busy real estate era like -- Do I need a Consent to Act if I'm representing one side of the transaction (buyer) but another agent within my same brokerage is representing the other side (seller)?
Do you know how Nevada law reads on the subject? Read this short legal-themed FAQ article and learn all you need to know. If you have any questions, please email the Legal Information Line at InfoLine@NVRealtors.org. To read this week's new legal article click here.
The video in the adjacent link addresses resources for the 20,000-plus NVR members statewide aimed at resolving real estate disputes. A myriad of resources exist to help REALTORS in the Silver state. Some are offered by us, your state association. Others are offered by Nevada's real estate division and yet others come from a variety of other sources.
NVR LIL Attorney Christal Keegan shares these resources and how NVR members can access them during these busy times. Watch this short legal video and learn all you need to know. If you have any questions, please contact the Legal Information Line: via email at InfoLine@NVRealtors.org or by phone at 800-748-6999. Click here to watch the video.
REALTORS® completing C2EX can differentiate themselves in the community and optimize opportunities to best serve clients and position yourself as a leader in the community! The endorsement empowers REALTORS® to evaluate, enhance and showcase their highest levels of professionalism. It's not a course, class or designation-it's an Endorsement that REALTORS® can promote when serving clients and other REALTORS®.
The platform generates a customized learning path and recommends experiences and resources to enhance your individual skillset.Get started on your journey today by logging in to www.C2EX.realtor and taking any one of the 11 self-assessments to measure proficiency in 10 aspects of professionalism (11 for brokers), ranging from customer service to use of technology.
NVR has signed up for the NAR C2EX Challenge. C2EX is the endorsement aimed at helping REALTORS® improve their professionalism and be better at their jobs. This competition for state and local associations inspires REALTORS® to earn their C2EX Endorsement, to raise the level of professionalism in the industry, increase their marketability, and grow their business. Click here to learn more about C2EX and start your challenge.
Be Aware of Unsolicited Phone Calls Claiming to Represent "NAR Health Insurance"
Members of the National Association of REALTORS® have reported receiving unsolicited phone calls claiming to represent "NAR health insurance." These calls and texts do not originate from NAR. In addition, NAR does not sell or provide our members telephone numbers to any third party vendors, including our Member Benefit Partners.
The association won't make unsolicited calls to enroll you in an insurance program or otherwise solicit your personal information. Members may access information about the insurance products available through the REALTOR Benefits® Program. For more details and to read the complete article click here.
Yes, technology is getting smarter, but your expertise in the buying and selling of homes can't be replaced
A 2017 book by Tom Nichols, The Death of Expertise, explains how the digital revolution has helped foster a culture of skepticism. Today, everyone has their own truths, and thanks to the internet, we can find sources to back up those "truths," no matter what they are.
I've been thinking about our culture's hostility to established knowledge as I fight to defend my own career and the careers of my colleagues, the nation's 1.5 million REALTORS®. I spent months studying to become a real estate agent. In the years since, I've been able to apply that knowledge and the extensive real-life experience gained along the way to help people navigate a significant variety of complex and technical aspects associated with selling or buying a home. Click here to read more.