What to do with Harvey-affected transactions already under contract

Thousands of clients are in limbo due to the devastation left by Hurricane Harvey. And while ever...

What are tenants’ and landlords’ rights for terminating a lease due to Harvey storm damage?

Paragraph 25 of TAR’s Residential Lease deals with casualty loss, which includes a loss due to ...

Important information for landlords considering raising rents in counties designated as disaster areas

With high demand for shelter in areas of Texas affected by Hurricane Harvey, some landlords are c...

If you're registered but unable to attend the Texas REALTORS® Conference

The Texas REALTORS® Conference will be held as scheduled September 8-11 in Dallas. TAR understan...

How you can help those affected by Harvey

The NAR/Texas Association of REALTORS® Relief Fund helps people who have suffered losses due to ...

TAR clarifies misinformation about new homeowners insurance law

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

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 ...

The million-square-foot deal that won 2016 commercial transaction of the year

It took years for Coy E. Garrett to assemble the properties that turned a largely vacant Arlingto...

Here are 11 Texas REALTORS® to Watch

The TAR Young Professionals Network recently recognized 11 members under 40 who have demonstrated...

Your clients’ flood insurance coverage is at risk—take action NOW

The National Flood Insurance Program helps thousands of Texans in all regions of the state protec...

How your clients want to be contacted

There are more ways to communicate with your clients than ever before, but it'd be a mistake to a...

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 pro...

TREC adopts broker-related rule changes

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

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 pro...

TREC proposes two new forms

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

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 pro...

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 pro...

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 pro...

TREC proposes changes to requirements for the Consumer Protection Notice

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

How to handle a bad online review

It doesn’t matter how professional you are; it’s impossible to please everyone. If you get a ...

Texas international home sales top $18 billion

The sales dollar volume of international home purchases in Texas totaled $18.66 billion from Apri...

Who pays for repairs in a rental property?

Many tenants believe that landlords are responsible for paying the cost of all repairs, but tenan...

Commission dispute? Here's what you need to figure out

If you and another REALTOR® disagree about who earned the commission in a sale, the decision of ...

TREC proposes a new advertising rule, adopts revisions to existing rule

The Texas Real Estate Commission met on Monday and adopted amendments to existing rules and propo...

Get answers to your termination option questions

The termination option in Paragraph 23 of the One to Four Family Residential Contract (Resale) ca...

How to evaluate an offer from a brokerage

If you're in the process of taking on a new role or switching brokerages, convincing a broker tha...

Help your clients find the right tenant

Do your clients need to rent a property fast? Help them out by using TransUnion’s SmartMove, a...

How to show neighborhood demand

When your clients or prospects are interested in tracking a neighborhood’s activity, the RPR...

Difficult life events don't have to mean high insurance premiums for clients

Someone who just experienced a death in the family or similar hardship might not have insurance r...

Who should be the point of contact for notices?

Whose contact information should be written in Paragraph 21 of TREC contracts to receive notices?...

When it’s 100 degrees outside, flaunt your listing’s excellent energy audit

Have you seen more listings of properties with energy-efficient features? Proof of these features...