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Clear Cooperation Policy Updates

With the adoption of NAR’s Clear Cooperation Policy (CCP) almost a year behind us, we have fielded a number of questions in the past year.  While most understand the policy, …

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Zillow Group to Acquire ShowingTime

Recently, ShowingTime announced that they’ve signed an agreement to eventually become part of Zillow Group, though they currently continue to operate as an independent company. ShowingTime put this FAQ page …

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There is Unity in Community

As we celebrate Black History Month, let us all work to shed a bright light on housing discrimination and enforce the tenets of the Fair Housing Act — that all …

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Three Forms to Help You Get Paid

Have you ever been burned by a seller or listing broker who refused to honor a verbal compensation agreement?   Rhode Island law requires a written contract or other form of …

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Updates to RIAR Escalation Addendum

Are you confused about how to handle offers and purchase and sales agreements with competing with multiple escalation clauses? The RIAR Forms Committee has added language to the Escalation Addendum …

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REMINDER: Zillow Listing Feed Change

With the recent news regarding Zillow becoming a real estate brokerage, we will be phasing out the listing syndication feed currently in place. What does this mean? When adding new listings …

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