May 15 is the effective date for the new advertising rules from the Texas Real Estate Commission. If you’re still uncertain what those rules mean for your business, check out the following resources.
Note: Some of these reference a prohibition on the term realty in team names. TREC this week proposed removing that prohibition; the earliest that proposal could be adopted is August 2018.
TREC Advertising Webpage
Get background on the rule changes, text of the relevant rules, an infographic on the changes, and video from a Facebook Live event with commission staff. Visit the webpage
Texas REALTOR® Advertising Article
Learn what the changes mean for your advertisements, website, and social media accounts. Read the article