Law & Ethics

Real estate laws, court cases, and rules that may affect your commercial or residential real estate business

CFPB Seeks Foreclosure Delay

The consumer watchdog agency estimates that 1.7 million borrowers could be at risk of foreclosure by fall without government action.

Eviction Moratorium Still in Effect

Learn more about the CDC's latest order banning evictions of tenants affected by COVID-19, as well as details on seeking rental assistance.

NAR: Don’t Panic Over PRO Act

The bill—which, in its current form, could negatively impact independent contractor status—stands little chance of becoming law, the association says.

Create a Personal Safety Plan That Also Avoids Legal Liability

One-third of real estate professionals have felt unsafe during an open house or showing, NAR data finds.

Managing Risk

You wouldn't jump without a parachute. So make sure you're prepared by reading our latest risk management piece.