Breach of duty
One of the most common complaints filed against real estate agents revolves around the concept of breach of duty. In this blog, we'll delve into what breach of duty entails, provide examples of actions that could lead to such breaches, and emphasize the potential legal ramifications agents may face.
What is unethical conduct in real estate?
Who regulates real estate in us?
As such, the real estate commission has the authority to implement and enforce real estate licensing laws. In keeping with this authority, the real estate commission serves various important functions, including: Authority to Issue a license, and monitor real estate activities.
How do I file a complaint against a real estate agent in Florida?
File a complaint.
Should you need to file a complaint against a broker, you may contact the Florida Real Estate Commission at (850) 487-1395. Additionally, you should file a complaint with the Attorney General's Office online at www.myfloridalegal.com or by phone toll-free at 1-866-9-NO-SCAM.
What happens when a REALTOR makes a mistake?
If this happens you may have legal options available to you. Misrepresentation, dishonesty, or some other type of failure on the part of a real estate agent can be grounds for filing a small claims lawsuit. Other legal options include filing a complaint with the appropriate state licensing agency.
Who are the customers of a real estate company?
- First-Time Buyers. Many agents love working with first-time buyers because it's so satisfying to help someone get on the property ladder!