What Makes a Room a Bedroom?

Does That Count as a Bedroom?There’s no single legal definition for a bedroom in Texas. The Intern...

How your client can exclude from taxable income some of the gain on the sale of his home

My client bought his home a few years ago. Now he wants to sell it and take advantage of the tax exc...

Want to withdraw an offer? There's now a form for that

As a Texas REALTOR®, you have a new form you and your clients can use to withdraw an offer or count...

Updates to TREC forms and explanations of what the changes mean

The Texas Real Estate Commission adopted two new forms and revised six others at its February meetin...

TREC adopts changes to rules for consumer notices, BPOs and CMAs, and more

The Texas Real Estate Commission met on November 13 and adopted amendments to existing rules and pro...

TAR clarifies misinformation about new homeowners insurance law

As the remnants of Hurricane Harvey make their way out of Texas, attention now focuses on rebuilding...

How TAR responded to TREC's many proposed changes

The Texas Real Estate Commission at its August 7 meeting proposed many rule changes, and you can sub...

TREC proposes changes to statements for all BPOs and CMAs

The Texas Real Estate Commission met on August 7 and adopted amendments to existing rules and propos...

TREC proposes changes to earnest money and other paragraphs

The Texas Real Estate Commission met on August 7 and adopted amendments to existing rules and propos...

TREC proposes two new forms

The Texas Real Estate Commission met on August 7 and adopted amendments to existing rules and propos...

TREC proposes rule amendment that would affect availability of TAR forms

The Texas Real Estate Commission met on August 7 and adopted amendments to existing rules and propos...

TREC proposes limits for when lawyers can draft contracts for principals who aren’t their clients

The Texas Real Estate Commission met on August 7 and adopted amendments to existing rules and propos...

Does your linked IABS form comply with TREC rules? New proposal aims to clarify what’s required

The Texas Real Estate Commission met on August 7 and adopted amendments to existing rules and propos...