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Read Your Policy, and 10 Other Things to Know About E&O Coverage

October 21, 2015
Errors and omissions insurance is no one’s idea of a sexy topic, but if you don’t understand your coverage, it could cost you. That’s why Jamie Moses urges brokers to scrutinize their errors and omissions (E&O) policies. "Become intimately aware of your policy’s language," says Moses, a Florida attorney who handles real estate litigation. "Don’t…To read more — login/sign up


As U.S. Home Prices Set New Record, Brokers Enjoy Return to Good Times

September 15, 2015
After nine years, a mortgage meltdown and a global recession, U.S. home prices finally topped the price record they achieved in 2006. Nationally, the median existing-home price in June was $236,400, eclipsing the previous price record of $230,400 set in July 2006, according to the National Association of Realtors. But unlike the frothy days of…To read more — login/sign up


Who’s Making What — CEO Pay Declines

June 9, 2015
The nation’s largest Realtor associations enjoyed continued recovery in 2013, a year when revenue rose 3.6 percent to $464 million. While the nation’s 40 largest Realtor associations saw revenue growth, they paid their CEOs less. CEO pay fell 5.8 percent in 2013. In its most extensive annual survey yet, Real Estate Broker’s Insider looked at tax returns…To read more — login/sign up