Proposed Settlement in DOJ Case Against National Association of Realtors

Several weeks ago, the United States Department of Justice filed a complaint against the National Association of Realtors for alleged anticompetitive acts. In addition to filing the complaint, the DOJ proposed a Final Judgement or settlement for the case. It is unclear if settlement in this case will affect the outcome of a lawsuit filedContinue reading “Proposed Settlement in DOJ Case Against National Association of Realtors”

The Case Against the National Association of Realtors

Several weeks ago, the National Association of Realtors along with four other major brokerages found themselves in a class action lawsuit allowed to proceed as ruled by a federal judge in Illinois. The lawsuit, Moehrl v. National Association of Realtors, filed by several homeowners alleges unfair and anticompetitive practices on the part of the brokeragesContinue reading “The Case Against the National Association of Realtors”

Tips to Sell Your Home during Winter

Winter is commonly known as the real estate off-season. However, sometimes homeowners must put their house on the market during colder months. If you have committed to selling your home at this time of the year, consider these tips. Price Rather than gradually decreasing the listing price, set the initial price reflective of the valueContinue reading “Tips to Sell Your Home during Winter”