Posts tagged Broker
California Court of Appeal Reinstates Real Estate Brokerage Commission Lawsuit

In its recent decision in Jacobs v. Locatelli, H042292 (Feb. 8, 2017), the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals held that when one of several real estate owners signs on behalf of the others, a claim for a brokerage commission is not automatically barred by the statute of frauds and the parol evidence rule.

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California Supreme Court Expands Fiduciary Duties Owed By Agents Associated With Dual Agents

In a unanimous decision that may have significant repercussions in the commercial real estate industry, the California Supreme Court held this week that real estate agents associated with brokers acting as dual agents owe the same fiduciary duties to both buyers and sellers as their brokers.

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