As anyone who has ever attended one of my property management classes knows, I welcome questions from the property management community in Nevada, and elsewhere. No, I don’t give legal advice, but I enjoy answering practical questions about the landlord/tenant business, fair housing, rental agreements, management contracts, policies and procedures, risk reduction, and other […]
For the first time in several years, I attended a meeting of the Nevada Real Estate Commission this past Tuesday in Carson City. What an education! (Speaking of education, did you know that real estate licensees can get CE credit for attending Commission meetings?) For the Twitter users among you, the hashtag I used for […]
In an effort to address the horror stories of grandpa’s ashes being seized and taken to the dump, and homeowners being thrown out of their homes without so much as a judge’s blessing, our lawmakers have created a new chapter of law in Nevada governing “Asset Management.” This new law was created with the […]
Insurance is an integral part of sustaining and growing your business. Unfortunately, there is a great amount of misunderstanding about insurance and as a result, most people either do not buy the proper coverage for their situation, or have inadequate coverage. When buying insurance it is very important to know what risk you […]
A very interesting conversation is taking place on “REEAline,” a discussion group of The Real Estate Educators Association. It’s about the concept of “Agency,” and whether Agency is really what the consumer wants or needs from the real estate professional today. The argument is made that the buying and selling consumer doesn’t […]
n addition to any other remedy or penalty, the Real Estate Commission may impose an administrative fine against any unlicensed person who knowingly engages in any activity for which a license, permit, certificate, registration or authorization is required. The Commission may also impose an administrative fine against any person who knowingly assists an unlicensed person to engage in any activity for which a license, permit, certificate, registration or authorization is required.