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October 29, 2020

Brokers may continue collecting commissions from tenants as a landlord’s agent

The litigation challenging the Department of State’s guidance that a landlord’s agent is prohibited from collecting a commission from a tenant is still ongoing and the Temporary Restraining Order is still in effect.  Until the Temporary Restraining Order is lifted, a landlord’s agent is still permitted to collect a commission from the tenant directly.  Final […]

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October 28, 2020

Brooklyn Cease & Desist zone approved by DOS

Recently, the New York State Department of State adopted a regulation to establish a cease and desist zone in Kings County. The regulation that created the zone will go into effect on November 1, 2020 and will expire on November 1, 2025. According to the DOS: “it will be unlawful for any licensed real estate […]

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NYS Real Estate Education Foundation

Since its inception in 2003, the Education Foundation has awarded over 1,200 scholarships to New York State REALTORS®, fostering knowledge and professionalism that ultimately enhances the public’s real estate transaction experience.

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NYSAR Housing Opportunities Foundation

The New York State Association of REALTORS® and the NYSAR Housing Opportunities Foundation are committed to assisting New Yorkers in achieving the American Dream of becoming homeowners.

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