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Why do real estate professionals need to know about radon? Because radon can build to dangerous levels in some homes, which, in turn, can cause lung cancer after prolonged exposure. Many people wait until they are about to sell their home or buy a new one before they decide to learn more about r...
Under the Fair Housing Act, a resident or an applicant for housing makes a reasonable accommodation request whenever she makes clear to the housing provider that she is requesting an exception, change, or adjustment to a rule, policy, practice, or service because of her disability. She should ex...
I just rediscovered the very funny Terry Tate: Office Linebacker videos, which were a series of short television commercials from a few years ago. If you’ve ever worked in an office environment, and I know that many of you have, then you’ll really appreciate how Terry Tate enforces office policie...
Real Estate Agent and Accountant Plead Guilty to Mortgage Fraud & Obstruction of Justice Conspiracies
Here is another example of a recent legal case involving mortgage fraud. I try to post case summaries in order to provide timely updates to real estate professionals on important issues. On Thursday, January 21, 20101, Bonnie Helt (real estate agent) and Dennis G. Sartain (accountant) plead guilt...